Portia
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
PAWR-shə
Meaning
Piglet's friend
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Portia originates in Latin language and means "piglet's friend". Some sources suggest that it used to be a Roman clan name. Portia is one of the main characters in Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice, as well as a genus of spiders, and also the name of a moon of Uranus.

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