User comments for Porter

Meaning/History
Usage
Pronunciation
Famous Bearer
Personal Impression
Other

(click a heading above to filter the comments by that type)

Porter is also a name used to refer to a maker of wine and ale, particularly fortified wines such as sherry and port.
LRP  1/11/2005
I think that if you're going to name your son Porter expect him to be huge. This name just reminds me of some big linebacker or something.
― Anonymous User  7/25/2006
Porter is used for a young boy in the TV show Desperate Housewives.
― Anonymous User  3/11/2007
It sounds hopelessly elitist and pretentious as a first name. I bet kids named Porter go to expensive, all-boy boarding schools.
slight night shiver  5/2/2008
I knew a girl and her husband who named their son Porter because the husband was a bartender and really liked beer. They called the boy their little beer. It's a travesty of a name; you might as well name his sisters Sherry and Brandy.
faye  1/24/2009
Cole Porter (1891-1964), famous American composer and songwriter.
― Anonymous User  9/2/2013
I love the name Porter for a boy. It just sounds so sweet. I would probably name my own son Porter one day. It's one my most favorite boy names.
LoverOfNames  11/16/2014
Although I do like this name, no way in hell would I ever name my kid this (a son obviously) Porter potty comes to mind.
― Anonymous User  5/18/2015
We say it por ter.
Kendrea  4/24/2016
Porter Wagoner (1927–2007), country music Hall of Fame inductee, known as Mr. Grand Ole Opry. He helped singer-songwriter Dolly Parton start her career.
Nifty_Name_Nerd  9/11/2017

Add a Comment

Comments are left by users of this website. They are not checked for accuracy.