Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 5 (Ranked #5211).
What does the name "Portia" mean?
Portia (Latin): Roman Clan Name
The name "Portia" is of Latin origin and it means "Roman Clan Name". It's a name commonly given to girls.
P is for peaceful, your quiet times.
O is for openness, it's refreshing!
R is for relax, you know how!
T is for time, you give to friends.
I is for impressive, your list of qualities.
A is for able, for you surely are.
Your name in reverse order is "Aitrop". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oiratp". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
How popular is the name "Portia" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Portia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,401 babies born with the name Portia in the United States. That's more than enough Portias to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Portia" was in 1989 with a total of 259 babies.
According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Portia" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 128 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Portia popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Portia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Portia
Past life for Portia born Jul 22, 1942
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1675. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
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