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What does Dorae mean?

Dorae Pronunciation of Dorae [do-rae] as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Dorae is "a gift; beloved; adored". Dorae is a variant form of Adora (Greek, Old German, Latin). Dorae is also a variant of Dora (Greek): short version of Dorothy.

Associated with: greek, gift.


Dorae has 10 variants: Dorah, Dorea, Doree, Dori, Doria, Dorie, Dorri, Dorrie, Dorry and Dory.

21 more different relations via Adora, Dora: Adorae, Adoray, Adore, Adoree, Dodee, Dodi, Dodie, Dody, Doralee, Doralia, Doralice, Doralyn, Dore, Doreen, Dorelle, Dorena, Dorene, Dorette, Dorina, Dorine and Dorita.

Creative forms:
(female) Darae, Derae, ..

(male) Dodar, Dode, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dorae Rihanna (D.R.), ..

How popular is Dorae?

Dorae is an unusual first name for females. Dorae is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Dorae (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Dodie, Dora (#1966 from recent data), Doreen, Dorene, Dori, Dorie, Dorine and Dorrie. Other forms, like Adorae, are uncommon. These forms of Dorae reached the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (average #1756) and are now significantly less common, with forms like Dora becoming less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dodie, Dora, Doreen, Dorene, Dori in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorie, Dorine, Dorrie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dorae is alike in pronunciation to Daira, Dara, Darah, Dari, Daria, Darra, Darrah, Darya, Deora, Derry, Dorey, Doro, Dorria and Doura. Other recommended names are Danae, Darnae, Denae, Dinae, Dobra, Docie, Doda, Doe, Dola, Dona, Doran, Dorcas, Dorcey, Dorcie, Dorian, Doriane, Dorice, Doris, Dorit, Dorkas, Dorma, Dorran, Dorsay, Dorsea, Dorsey, Dorsie, Doryne (see Doreen), Dorys, Doryse (see Doris), Douce, Dova, Dove, Dowan (see Dawn), Doxie, Drora, Drorah (see Derora), Drue, Jarae, Jerae, Jonae, Larae, Lorrae, Ronae and Rosae. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dorae.

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