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Porfirio

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Gender: Male Meaning of Porfirio: "purple stone" Origin of Porfirio: Greek

The name Porfirio is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "purple stone". Porfirio and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Earth and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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This ancient saint's name was borne by the infamous midcentury playboy, Porfirio Rubirosa.

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Famous People Named Porfirio

(José de la Cruz) Porfirio Díaz, 29th President of Mexico
Porfirio Lobo Sosa, 54th President of Honduras
Porfirio Rubirosa, Dominican diplomat
Porfirio Salinas, American painter
Porfirio López, Costa Rican footballer
Porfirio Barba-Jacob, pen name of Miguel Ángel Osorio Benítez, Colombian poet

Pop Culture References for the name Porfirio

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