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Dorotea

What does Dorotea mean?

Dorotea Pronunciation of Dorotea [dorotea] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Dorotea is "gift of God". Dorotea is a version, with the suffix -ea, of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym. See also Tea.

Associated with: greek, gift.

Variations

Dorotea has 3 variants: Doretta, Dorita and Dorota.

Dorotea has 15 more related forms via Dorothy: Dora, Dorika, Dorinda, Dorit, Doritha, Dorlisa, Doro, Doronit, Dorotha, Dorothea, Dorothee, Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy and Dottey.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Derotea, Dortea, ..

(male) Doroda, Dorodo, ..

How popular is Dorotea?

Dorotea is a rare given name for females. Dorotea is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Dorothy (#714 the previous year), Dora (#1966), Dorthea, Dorthy, Tea, Dortha, Dorothea, Doretta, Dorinda and Dorotha are the popular related forms of Dorotea (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these forms of Dorotea was common among parents 95 years ago (median #809) and is now much lower, with forms like Dortha going out of style. Displayed below is an analysis of the ranking of Dorotea and related names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dora, Doretta, Dorinda, Dorotha, Dorothea in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorothy, Dortha, Dorthea, Dorthy, Tea in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Dakota, Dantea, Derora, Dolores, Domitia, Donata, Donetta, Donita, Dorae, Doralee, Doralia, Dorcey, Dorcie, Dore, Dorea, Doree, Doreen, Doreina (see Dora), Dorelia, Dorena, Dorene, Dorette, Dorey, Doreyda, Doria, Doriana, Dorice, Dorie, Dorina, Dorine, Dorisa, Doritt, Dorma, Dorona, Dorreen, Dorria, Dorrie, Dorrma (see Dorma), Dorsea, Dorsey, Dorsie, Doryne (see Doreen), Doryse (see Doris), Drea, Drora, Fortnea (see Fortney) and Solomea. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dorotea.

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