One entry found for portfolio.
Main Entry: port·fo·lio
Pronunciation: prt-f-l-, prt-
Inflected Form(s): plural -lios
Etymology: an altered form of earlier porto folio "portfolio," from Italian portafoglio (same meaning), from portare "to carry" and foglio "leaf, sheet"; portare from Latin portare "to carry" and foglio from Latin folium "leaf" --related to FOLIAGE, PORTABLE 1: a case for carrying papers or drawings 2: the office and functions of a minister of state or member of a cabinet 3: the stocks and bonds held by an investor or investment firm