What does Dorotea mean?
Dorotea /doro-tea/ [3 sylls.] 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.
Dorotea has 36 more related forms via Dorothy: Dasha, Dasya, Dodie, Dody, Doe, Doll, Dolley, Dolli, Dollie▼, Dolly▼, Doortje, Dora▼, Dori, Dorika, Dorinda, Dorit, Doritha, Dorlisa, Doro, Doronit, Dorotha▼, Dorothea▼, Dorothee, Dorrit, Dortha▼, Dorthea, Dorthy▼, Dory, Dosha, Dosya, Dot, Dottey, Dottie▼, Dotty, Tea▼ and Thea▲.Kreatif forms: Derotea, Dorode, Dortea. [more]
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. Census)
Dorothy (#731 the previous year), Thea (#776), Dorthy, Dortha, Dottie, Tea, Dosha, Dorothea, Dora, Dolly, Dori, Dorinda, Dorotha and Dollie are the popular related forms of Dorotea (outside Top 1000). Usage of these girl names reached its highest during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4132%) and is now much lower (usage 0.0352%, ▼91.5%), with forms like Dora, Dolly, Dorotha, Dollie and Dorothea falling out of style. Thea (#776) is the most trendy birth name in this compilation, and there is also a revival in birth name popularity for this name. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Dorotea and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)