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Dorrian (girl)

What does Dorrian mean?

Dorrian Pronunciation of Dorrian [dor-ri-an] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dorrian) is a Greek name, and the meaning of Dorrian is "from Doris; gift". Dorrian is a version of Doria (Greek). Place name: an area in Greece.

Associated with: greek, gift.


Dorrian has 4 variants: Dorian, Doriane, Dorianne and Dorienne.

4 more related forms via Doria: Dori, Doriana, Dorianna and Dorria.

Creative forms:
(female) Dornah, Tarian, ..

(male) Dorride, Dorshan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dorrian Ivey (D.I.), ..

How popular is Dorrian?

Dorrian is a rare first name for females but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#51024 out of 150436, Top 34%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Dori and Dorian are the prominent alternative forms of Dorrian (outside Top 2000). These forms of Dorrian reached the top of their popularity 45 years ago (median #1257). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dori, Dorian in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dorrian is alike in pronunciation to Darian, Dariane, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Derran, Derrin, Derrine, Derron, Doran, Doreen, Doreyn, Dorine, Dorran and Dorreen. Other suggested similar names are Aydrian, Corrin, Corrinn, Damian, Daria, Darlinn, Darra, Darrill (see Daryl), Debriana, Derrill, Detria, Dhariana, Dian, Dillian, Docia, Dorah, Doralia, Doralyn, Dorcie, Dorea, Doreina (see Dora), Dorelia, Dorena, Dorice, Dorie, Dorika, Dorina, Doris, Dorisa, Dorit, Doritt, Dorkas, Dorma, Dorona, Dorota, Dorri, Dorrie, Dorrinda, Dorris, Dorrit, Dorrma (see Dorma), Dorry, Dorrys, Dorsie, Doura, Ferran, Jadrian, Johrdan, Jorrdan (see Jordan), Jourdan, Kerran, Korrin, Lorian, Lorrin, Marian, Mirian, Morgan, Tirian, Tirruan and Troian. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dorrian.

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