What does Dorisa mean?
Dorisa \d(o)-ri-sa\ as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Dorisa is "from Doris; gift". Dorisa is a variant of Doris (Greek); place name: an area in Greece. Not regularly used as a birth name.
Dorisa is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Dorisa is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Dorisa and affiliated names. Dori, Doris and Dorris are the prominent variation forms of Dorisa (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of this girl name reached its most widespread during 1920-1929 and has become significantly lower since, with the forms Doris and Dorris becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dorisa is alike in pronunciation to Darissa. Other suggested similar baby names are Corisa, Derica, Dorika, Dorina, Dorlisa, Dorsay, Dorsea, Drisy and Morisa. Like Dorisa, these names are not commonly used.