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Portia Girl Name


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Portia name image The name Portia is of Latin origin, and means gift or offering.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Portia has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Portia
Use of the Name Portia for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
6,1193,9681,9010000
The table below indicates the number of times the name Portia has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Portia first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1900, which is the first year shown on the table.  Portia last appeared in either or both of these name lists during 1991, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Portia
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
190072126  
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194175690  
1942631143  
1943603155  
1944749104  
1945695115  
1946630157  
1947703146  
1948634172  
1949591197  
1950605192  
1951617194  
1952742143  
1953750148  
1954711169  
1955726171  
1956863134  
1957832150  
1958914127  
1959980117  
1960868143  
1961824164  
1962904137  
1963874145  
1964920130  
1965809151  
1966917122  
1967906128  
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1969987120  
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1971987128  
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1983967151  
1984894167  
1985926171  
1986745233  
1987766235  
1988738254  
1989754261  
1990845233  
1991966196  
Totals:  6,119 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Portia as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Portia appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 39 times during the last 125 years.


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