Definitions for porta
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word porta.
orifice, opening, portanoun
an aperture or hole that opens into a bodily cavity
"the orifice into the aorta from the lower left chamber of the heart"
Porta is a Latin word meaning "gate" or "door". It is commonly used as a prefix in words related to entrances or pathways. In some context, it could also be a surname in various cultures.
the part of the liver or other organ where its vessels and nerves enter; the hilus
the foramen of Monro
Etymology: [L., a gate. See Port a hole.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pōr′ta, n. the part of an organ where its vessels and ducts enter, esp. the transverse fissure of the liver: the foramen of Monro.
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Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Porta is ranked #18766 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Porta surname appeared 1,461 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Porta.
76.4% or 1,117 total occurrences were White.
21% or 307 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.1% or 16 total occurrences were of two or more races.
0.6% or 9 total occurrences were Asian.
The numerical value of porta in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of porta in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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