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What does Doortje mean?

Doortje /doort-je/ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and Doortje means "gift of God". Doortje is a variant form, with the suffix -je, of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym.

Associated with: greek, gift.

Variations

Doortje has 4 related forms via Dorothy: Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy and Dottie.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Doorti, Doortne, ..

(male) Doortley, Doortran, ..

How popular is Doortje?

Doortje is an unusual given name for women. Doortje is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

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Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Prominent related forms of Doortje (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000 are Dorothy (#731 from current records), Dottie, Dorthy, Dorthea and Dortha. Usage of these relations of Doortje was at its apex during the years 1920-1929 (average #522) and is now significantly lower, with forms such as Dorthy becoming somewhat outmoded. Shown below is an analysis of the history of Doortje and corresponding names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorothy, Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy, Dottie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Doortje and related baby names outside U.S.

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NAMES LIKE DOORTJE

Recommended names are Dorae, Dorcie, Dore, Doree, Dorene, Dorette, Dorice, Dorie, Dorine, Dorrie, Dorsie, Doryne (see Doreen), Doryse (see Doris), Geertje, Martje and Toosje. These names tend to be more commonly used than Doortje.


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