Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. por-FEE-ryo(Spanish)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from the Greek name Πορφύριος (Porphyrios), which was derived from the word πορφύρα (porphyra) meaning "purple dye". This was the name of several early saints.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesPorphyrios(Ancient Greek) Porfiriy(Russian) Porfyriy(Ukrainian)
User SubmissionPorfírio


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Name Days

Italy: May 4


Entry updated April 25, 2021