Porter + Morphemes (forms)
A combination of two (or more) words or morphemes, and their definitions, into one new word.
It is fun to create portmanteau words!!!
Portmanteau (a piece of luggage with two compartments) is itself derived from the french porter (to carry) and manteau (coat).
A portmanteau word fuses both the sounds and the meanings of its components.
on Oct. 12, 2013