Last name origins & meanings:
- Spanish: habitational name from Porras, a town in Andalusia, or
nickname from the plural of porra ‘cudgel’, ‘club’, nickname
either for a stockily built person or for a tiresome person.
‘Porras!’ is also used as an idiomatic expression meaning ‘Go
to the Devil’.
- Galician: habitational name from any of
three places in Lugo province named Porras.
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