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What does Doro mean?

Doro Pronunciation of Doro [doro] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Doro is "gift of God". Doro is an alternate form of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym.

Associated with: greek, gift.


Doro has 3 variants: Dora, Dori and Dory.

20 more alternative forms via Dorothy: Dodie, Dody, Doe, Doll, Dolli, Dolly, Dorika, Dorit, Dorita, Doronit, Dorota, Dorotea, Dorotha, Dorrit, Dortha, Dorthy, Dosha, Dosya, Dot and Dotty.

Creative forms:
(female) Daro, Dero, ..

(male) Dode, Dorode, ..

Middle name pairings:
Doro Janessa (D.J.), ..

How popular is Doro?

Doro is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#43629 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Dorothy (#714 last year), Dora (#1966), Dotty, Dorthy, Dosha, Dortha, Dot, Dorotha, Doll, Dolly, Dori and Dodie are the popular alternative forms of Doro (not in Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Dorrit, are uncommon. These relations of Doro were popular as birth names during 1920-1929 (adoption of 5.32%) and are now much less common (adoption 0.02%, 99.6%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorotha, Dorothy, Dortha, Dorthy, Dosha in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Doro is alike in pronunciation to Daira, Dara, Darah, Dari, Daria, Darra, Darya, Deora, Derry, Dorae, Dorah, Dorea, Doree, Dorey, Doria, Dorie, Dorri, Dorria, Dorrie, Dorry and Doura. Other recommended names are Caro, Darb, Daron, Deron, Dido, Dior, Dobra, Doda, Dodi, Dola, Dona, Doran, Dore, Doris, Dorma, Dorona, Dorys, Dova, Dove, Doxy, Drora, Dru, Gro, Guro and Hero. These names tend to be more commonly used than Doro.

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