Bellhop

A bellhop, also bellboy (About this sound pronunciation ) is a hotel porter, who helps patrons with their luggage while checking in or out. Bellhops often wear a uniform (see Bell-boy hat), like certain other page boys or doormen. The job's name is derived from the fact that the hotel's front desk clerk rang a bell to summon an employee, who would "hop" (jump) to attention at the desk to receive instructions. The term "porter" is used in the United Kingdom and much of the English-speaking world. "Bellboy" or "bellhop" is an American English term.This employee traditionally was a boy or adolescent male, hence the term bellboy.
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  • The soundtracks of agency creative departments

    … “Diamond Girl” by Nice & Wild. A bellhop bell rings three times, on the beats of the song’s opening chant of “Diamond girl!” “The song is a reminder to the crew that it’s 7 p.m. and probably time to switch out of work mode and go tend to the other things in their lives,” said Lebowitz. The rest of the time, anyone in the office can play any songs…

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