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Dolores meaning and name origin

Dolores \d(o)-lo-res\ as a girl's name is pronounced doh-LOR-iss. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Dolores is "sorrows". Refers to the Virgin Mary as "Mary of the sorrows". Actress Dolores Del Rio.

Dolores has 11 variant forms: Dalores, Delora, Delores, Deloria, Deloris, Dolorcita, Dolorcitas, Dolorita, Doloritas, Lola and Lolita.

For more information, see also related names Carmel and Mary.

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Popularity of Dolores

Dolores is a very popular first name for females (#171 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#64497 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Dolores name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Dolores with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


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