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What does Dorie mean?

Dorie Pronunciation of Dorie [dorie] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Dorie is "a gift; beloved; adored; from Doris; gift; good gift". Dorie is an alternate form of Adora (Greek, Old German, Latin). Dorie is also a variation of Dora (Greek): short version of Dorothy. Dorie is also used as a variation of Doris (Greek) and Eudora (Greek).

Associated with: greek, gift, good.


Dorie has 11 variants: Dorae, Dorah, Dorea, Doree, Dorey, Dori, Doria, Dorri, Dorrie, Dorry and Dory.

31 more related forms via Adora, Dora, Doris, Eudora: Adorae, Adore, Adoree, Adoria, Dodee, Dodi, Dodie, Dody, Doralee, Doralia, Doralice, Dore, Doreen, Doreina, Dorelia, Dorelle, Dorena, Dorene, Dorette, Dorian, Dorice, Dorina, Dorinda, Dorine, Dorisa, Dorita, Dorlisa, Dorris, Dorrys, Dorys and Doryse.

Creative forms:
(female) Dorde, Dorro, ..

(male) Dorde, Dorte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dorie Emmy (D.E.), ..

How popular is Dorie?

Dorie is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2878 out of 4276, Top 67%) and also a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#94676 out of 150436, Top 63%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Dorie entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #1737 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dorie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Dora (#1966 last year), Doris, Dorine, Dorrie, Dorris, Eudora, Dorinda, Doreen, Dorene, Dori, Dorian and Dodie are the popular variation forms of Dorie rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Dorry, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Dorie was widespread in the 1920s (usage of 2.17%) and is now significantly less, with versions like Doris becoming somewhat dated.

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dori, Dorian, Dorinda, Dorine, Doris in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorrie, Dorris, Eudora in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dorie is alike in pronunciation to Dara, Darah, Dari, Daria, Darra, Darya, Deora, Derry, Doro, Dorria and Doura. Other recommended names are Adrie, Arie, Bobie, Brie, Cordie, Corie, Corlie, Dacie, Danie, Darien, Darsie, Dedie, Delie, Demie, Dixie, Docie, Donia, Donnie, Dorcey, Dorcie, Doriane, Dorika, Dorit, Doritt, Dorma, Dorrit, Dorsea, Dorsey, Dorsie, Doryne (see Doreen), Dosia, Dottie, Dove, Doxie, Drorit, Drue, Florie, Gerie, Glorie, Honie, Ivorie, Jodie, Jolie, Jonie, Jorie, Josie, Karie, Kodie, Korie, Korrie, Lonie, Lorie, Lorrie, Lotie, Marie, Nonie, Normie, Roxie, Sarie, Sofie, Terie, Torie, Torrie and Zowie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dorie.

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