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pinWhat does Doll mean?

Doll /doll/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name. Doll's root is Greek, and the meaning of the name Doll is "gift of God". Doll is a version, with the suffix -ll, of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym.


Doll has 39 alternative forms via Dorothy: Dasha, Dasya, Dodie, Dody, Doe, Dolley, Dolli, Dollie, Dolly, Doortje, Dora, Doretta, Dori, Dorika, Dorinda, Dorit, Dorita, Doritha, Dorlisa, Doro, Doronit, Dorota, Dorotea, Dorotha, Dorothea, Dorothee, Dorrit, Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy, Dory, Dosha, Dosya, Dot, Dottey, Dottie, Dotty, Tea and Thea.

Kreatif forms: Didoll, Dollde, Dolldi. [more]

pinHow popular is Doll?

Doll is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#3429 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Doll and related names. Dorothy (#731 the previous year), Thea (#776), Dorthy, Dortha, Dottie, Tea, Dosha, Dorothea, Dora, Dolly, Dori, Dorinda, Dorotha and Dollie are the popular variation forms of Doll (unlisted). These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4132%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.0352%, 91.5% less), with versions such as Dora, Dolly, Dorotha, Dollie and Dorothea falling out of fashion. Thea (#776) is the most trendy girl name here, and there is also a revival in baby name usage for this name. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dollie, Dolly, Dora, Dori, Dorinda in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dorotha, Dorothea, Dorothy, Dortha, Dorthy in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dosha, Dottie, Tea, Thea in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Thea outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Doll is pronounced similarly to Dael, Dahl, Dail, Dale, Del, Dell and Delle. Other suggested similar baby names are Dalla, Daly, Dela, Della, Delli, Delly, Dila, Dilla, Dilli, Dola, Dollee, Moll and Poll. These names tend to be more frequently used than Doll.