What does Dorisa mean?
Dorisa /dor-isa/ as a girls' name is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of the name Dorisa is "from Doris; gift". Dorisa is a variant form, with the suffix -a, of Doris (Greek). Place name: an area in Greece.
How popular is Dorisa?
Dorisa is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Dorisa is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Dori, Doris and Dorris are the prominent variation forms of Dorisa (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these forms of Dorisa was well-received during 1920-1929 (average #471) and has become significantly lower since. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Dorisa and affiliated names. (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.