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What does Dorry mean?

Dorry Pronunciation of Dorry as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and Dorry means "a gift; beloved; adored; from Doris; gift". Dorry is an alternate form of Adora (Greek, Old German, Latin). Dorry is also a derivative of Doris (Greek). Place name: an area in Greece.

ASSOCIATED WITH Do-, greek, gift


VARIANTS Dory, Dorrie, Dorri, Dorie, Doria, Dori, Doree, Dorae, Dora

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ADORA, DORIS Adoray, Dorian, Dorice, Dorisa, Dorita, Dorris, Dorrys, Dorys, Doryse

(female) Dery, ..

(male) Dordi, ..

Dorry Luna (D.L.), ..

How popular is Dorry?

Dorry is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#64572 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Dora (#1966 IN 2015), Dorrie, Dorris, Doris, Dorie, Dori and Dorian are the popular variation forms of Dorry (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Other variants, like Dorisa, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Dorry reached its apex 95 years ago (AVERAGE #1223) and is now significantly diminished, with forms such as Dorris going out of style. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorrie, Dorris in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dorry is pronounced similarly to Daira, Dara, Darah, Dari, Daria, Darra, Darrah, Darya, Deora, Derry, Dorah, Dorea, Dorey, Doro, Dorria and Doura. Other recommended sound-alike names are Barry, Berry, Carry, Corry, Cory, Darby, Darcy, Darrby (see Darby), Darryl, Dobra, Dodey, Dody, Dolly, Donny, Doran, Dorcey, Dore, Doreyn, Dorit, Dorma, Dorran, Dorrit, Dorrma (see Dorma), Dorsay, Dorsey, Dorthy, Dotty, Doxy, Florry, Gerry, Jerry, Jorry, Karry, Kerry, Korry, Kory, Lorry, Lory, Merry, Norry, Perry, Rory, Terry, Torry and Tory. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dorry.

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