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  1. portmannoun

    A burgess of a port, especially of one of the Cinque Ports

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Portmannoun

    An inhabitant or burgess, as those of the cinque ports. Dict.

    Etymology: port and man.


  1. Portman

    Portman is a surname of Anglo-Saxon English origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Portmannoun

    an inhabitant or burgess of a port, esp. of one of the Cinque Ports

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Portman

    pōrt′man, n. an inhabitant of a port-town, or one of the Cinque Ports.—n. Port′-mote, a mote composed of such citizens.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Portman is ranked #17406 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Portman surname appeared 1,621 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Portman.

    90.3% or 1,465 total occurrences were White.
    3.8% or 62 total occurrences were Black.
    2% or 33 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.5% or 25 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.2% or 20 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.9% or 16 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Portman in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Portman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Portman in a Sentence

  1. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid:

    I don't know how anyone, some of these people who are running for reelection, Rob Portman, Roy Blunt, I just don't know how these people can run and say, 'Why I'm supporting this person for president.' And they can't run away from it.

  2. Tessa Thompson:

    ( Getty) The third film of 2021, after Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which director Scott Derrickson said will be Marvels first horror movie, is perhaps the most anticipated, however : Thor 4. Portman, who played Jane in the first two Thor films, will be remerging as the female Thor. She ran out on stage to thunderous applause and accepted the hammer from a kneeling Taika Waititi. Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, who alluded to Tessa Thompson character, Valkyrie, identifying as LGBTQ, will also be returning for the Waititi-directed Thor : Love and Thunder, which is set for release on Nov. 2, 2021. As new king [ of Asgard ], Tessa Thompson needs to find Tessa Thompson queen, that will be the first order of business !

  3. Theo Wargo/WireImage -RRB- Moby:

    As some time has passed Ive realized that many of the criticisms leveled at me regarding my inclusion of Natalie Portman in Then It Fell Apart are very valid, i also fully recognize that it was truly inconsiderate of me to not let Natalie Portman know about Natalie Portman inclusion in the book beforehand, and equally inconsiderate for me to not fully respect Natalie Portman reaction.

  4. Miri Regev:

    I was sorry to hear that Natalie Portman fell like a ripe fruit into the hands of supporters of the BDS.

  5. Nathan Gonzales:

    But if Rob Portman’s back in trouble, Republicans have more Trump problems on the horizon.

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