Porringer Definition

pôrĭn-jər, pŏr-
noun
A small, shallow bowl, often of pewter and usually having a flat, horizontal handle.
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Porringer

Noun

Singular:
porringer
Plural:
porringers

Origin of Porringer

  • Middle English alteration of potinger, potager from Old French potager from potage soup pottage

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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