What does Dorotha mean?
Dorotha [dorotha] as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Dorotha is "gift of God". Dorotha is an alternate form, with the suffix -a, of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym.
(female) Darotha, Drutha, ..
(male) Doroda, Dorodel, ..
How popular is Dorotha?
Dorotha is a very prominent first name for females (#2014 out of 4276, Top 47%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name history of Dorotha for girls. Dorotha reached its highest position of #514 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Shown below is an analysis of the statistics of the girl name Dorotha and associated names. Prominent alternative forms of Dorotha rated in the Top 2000 are Dorothy (#714 a year ago), Dora (#1966), Dorthea, Dorthy, Dosha, Dortha, Dorothea, Doretta and Dorinda. Other forms, like Dorothee, are uncommon. These relations of Dorotha reached the height of their popularity 95 years ago (usage of 5.36%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.02%, ▼99.6%), with forms such as Dorothea going out of style.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Agotha, Aretha, Artha, Bartha, Bertha▼, Birtha, Dakota▲, Derora, Diantha, Domitia, Donata, Donetta, Donisha, Donita, Dorah, Doralia, Dorea, Doreina (see Dora), Dorelia, Dorena, Dorette, Doreyda, Doria, Doriana, Dorina, Dorisa, Doritt, Dorma, Dorona, Dorria, Dorrma (see Dorma), Dorsea, Drora, Eartha, Ertha, Gretha, Hertha, Horasha, Laretha, Martha▼, Mirtha, Oretha, Porcha, Porscha, Porsha, Sorcha and Tabotha (see Tabitha). These names tend to be less frequently used than Dorotha.See names in meaning and etymology.