What does Dorinda mean?
Related girl name: Dorothy.Creative forms:
(female) Dorinde, Dorinka, ..
(male) Dorinet, Dorino, .. Middle name pairings:
Dorinda Ellie (D.E.), ..
How popular is Dorinda?
Dorinda is a very popular first name for women (#1503 out of 4276, Top 35%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Dorinda was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex position of #822 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Dorinda appearing in the Top 2000 are Dora (#1966 in recent rankings), Dorene, Doretta, Dorie, Dorine and Dorothy (#714). These forms of Dorinda were popular with parents in the 1920s (average #1088) and have become much less widespread since, with versions such as Dorothy becoming less trendy.
Dorinda is pronounced similarly to Darinda. Other suggested similar names are Barinda, Brinda, Clorinda, Colinda, Corina▼, Corinda, Corinna, Corrinda, Darina, Delinda, Deolinda, Domina, Dominga, Doriana, Dorianna, Dorika, Dorisa, Doritha, Dorona, Doronit, Drina, Florinda, Jolinda, Korenda, Korina, Korinna, Larinda, Lorinda, Marinda, Norina, Orinda, Zarinda and Zorina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dorinda.See names in meaning and etymology.