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Portnoy Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine and Belarus): occupational name for a tailor from Russian portnoj (an adjective derivative of port ‘uncut cloth’).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Portner, Gortney, Porte, Portney, Porto, Porter, Portera, Furtney

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Portnoy Family Origin

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Portnoy Family Occupations

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