Meaning and name origin
Doretha \d(o)-re-tha\ as a girl's name. Doretha is of American origin, but is no longer that popular in the U.S.
Doretha is a very popular first name for females (#1010 out of 4276, Top 24%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Doretha for girls. Doretha reached its highest rank of #598 in the U.S. in 1930-1939. (2014 statistics).
Doretha▼ is also pronounced similarly to Doritha, Dorotha▼, Dorothea▼ and Dorothy▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Doretta, Dorette, Doreyda, Dorita, Dorota, Dorotea, Dortha▼, Dorthea and Dorthy▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Doretha.