What does Dore mean?
Dore /dore/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Dore) is of Greek derivation, and Dore means "gift". Dore is a variant form, with the suffix -e, of Dora (Greek): short variant of Dorothy.
Dore has 35 related forms via Dora: Dodee, Dodi, Dodie, Dody, Dorae, Dorah, Doralee, Doraleene, Doralia, Doralice, Doralicia, Doralina, Doralisha, Doralyn, Doralynn, Dorea, Doree, Doreen▼, Doreina, Dorelia, Dorelle, Dorena, Dorene▼, Doretta, Dorette, Doreyda, Doria, Dorie, Dorina, Dorinda, Dorine, Dorita, Dorlisa, Dorrie and Dory.Kreatif forms: Daere, Deore, Doure. [more]
How popular is Dore?
Dore is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#6353 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Dore (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Dorine, Dorinda, Dorene, Doreen and Dora. Forms like Dodie are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its highest during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.3934%) and is now much less, with the forms Dora, Doreen and Dorene becoming less fashionable. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Dore and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dore is alike in pronunciation to Dior. Other recommended similar baby names are Dara▼, Dari, Deora, Doe, Dorey, Dori, Doro, Dorri, Dorry, Doura, Dove, Drea, Drew▼, Dru, Drue, Kore and Nore. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dore.