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What does Doria mean?

Doria Pronunciation of Doria [do-ria] as a girls' name is pronounced DOR-ee-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Doria is "from Doris; gift". Place name: an area in Greece. Also feminine of Dorian and variant of Doris, Dorothy, and Theodora.

Associated with: greek, gift.


Doria has 10 variants: Dori, Dorian, Doriana, Doriane, Dorianna, Dorianne, Dorienne, Dorria, Dorrian and Dory.

Related girl name: Dora.

47 more relations via Dorian, Doris, Dorothy, Theodora: Darian, Dariane, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Dasha, Dasya, Dodie, Dody, Doe, Doll, Dolli, Dollie, Dolly, Dora, Doree, Doretta, Dorice, Dorie, Dorika, Dorinda, Dorisa, Dorit, Dorita, Doritha, Dorlisa, Doro, Doronit, Dorota, Dorotea, Dorotha, Dorri, Dorrie, Dorris, Dorrit, Dorry, Dorrys, Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy, Dorys, Doryse, Dosha, Dosya, Dot, Dottie and Dotty.

Creative forms:
(female) Deria, Taria, ..

(male) Domi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Doria Keily (D.K.), ..

How popular is Doria?

Doria is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3656 out of 4276, Top 85%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#10996 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Doria (outside Top 2000) are Darian, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Dasha, Dodie, Doll, Dollie, Dolly, Dora (#1966 a year ago), Doretta, Dori, Dorian, Dorie, Dorinda, Doris, Dorotha, Dorothy (#714), Dorrie, Dorris, Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy, Dosha, Dot, Dottie, Dotty and Theodora. Other variants, like Dorry, are seldom used. These forms of Doria were favored by parents in the 1920s (usage of 7.4%) and are now significantly less common. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darian, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Dasha in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dodie, Doll, Dollie, Dolly, Dora in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Doretta, Dori, Dorian, Dorie, Dorinda in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Doris, Dorotha, Dorothy, Dorrie, Dorris in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy, Dosha, Dot in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dottie, Dotty, Theodora in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Doria is pronounced similarly to Daeira, Daira, Dara, Darah, Dari, Daria, Darra, Darrah, Darya, Deora, Derry, Dorae, Dorah, Dorea, Dorey and Doura. Other recommended names are Adria, Aria, Arria, Auria, Ceria, Cordia, Damia, Dania, Darcia, Darina, Datia, Davia, Delia, Demia, Derica, Dobra, Docia, Docie, Dodi, Donia, Donica, Donita, Doralia, Dorcie, Dore, Dorelia, Dorena, Dorina, Dorine, Doritt, Dorkas, Dorma, Dorran, Dorrma (see Dorma), Dorsie, Dosia, Dova, Drea, Dumia, Gloria, Joia, Kiria, Kyria, Loria, Lyria, Maria, Moria, Novia, Onoria, Saria, Sonia, Syria, Toia, Tonia, Toria, Tyria, Zoia, Zonia and Zosia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Doria.

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