What does Dorthy mean?
24 more related forms via Dorothy: Dody, Dolley, Dolly▼, Doortje, Dora▼, Doretta, Dori, Dorika, Dorit, Dorita, Doritha, Doro, Dorota, Dorotea, Dorotha▼, Dorothea▼, Dorothee, Dorrit, Dory, Dosha, Dot, Dottey, Dottie▼ and Dotty.Creative forms:
(female) Dolthy, Dothy, ..
(male) Dorby, Dorton, .. Middle name pairings:
Dorthy Armani (D.A.), ..
How popular is Dorthy?
Dorthy is a very popular first name for females (#527 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Dorthy reached its highest position of #270 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Dolly, Dora (#1966 via latest list), Doretta, Dori, Dorotha, Dorothea, Dorothy (#714), Dortha, Dorthea, Dosha, Dot, Dottie and Dotty are the popular alternative forms of Dorthy. These forms of Dorthy were popular with parents a century ago (adoption of 5.39%) and are now significantly less widespread (adoption 0.02%, ▼100%), with forms such as Dottie becoming less fashionable.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bethy, Cathy▼, Cinthy, Cortny, Darah, Darbey (see Darby), Darby▼, Darcey, Darcy▼, Darrby (see Darby), Darsey, Derhyn, Derry, Dodey, Donnay, Donny, Dorae, Dorah, Doralyn, Doran, Dorcas, Dorcey, Dorcie, Dore, Dorea, Doree, Doreen▼, Dorena, Dorene, Dorette, Dorey, Doreyn, Doria, Dorian, Dorice, Dorie, Dorina, Dorine, Doris▼, Dorisa, Doritt, Dorkas, Dorma, Dorona, Dorran, Dorri, Dorria, Dorrie, Dorris▼, Dorrma (see Dorma), Dorry, Dorrys, Dorsay, Dorsea, Dorsey, Dorsie, Doryne (see Doreen), Dorys, Doryse (see Doris), Doxy, Drisy, Drorah (see Derora), Drucy, Dusty, Fortny (see Fortney), Kathy▼, Kortny (see Courtney), Marthy and Sophy. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dorthy.See names in meaning and etymology.