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pinWhat does Dory mean?

Dory /do-ry/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dory) is of French origin, and the meaning of Dory is "gilded". Short form of Dorothy and Isadora.

Related girl names: Adora, Dora, Doria and Doris.


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Dory has 23 related forms via Dorothy, Isadora: Dasya, Dodie, Dody, Doe, Doll, Dolley, Dolli, Dolly, Dora, Dori, Dorika, Dorit, Dorita, Doro, Dorota, Dorrit, Dortha, Dorthy, Dosha, Dosya, Dot, Dottey and Dotty.

Kreatif forms: Diry, Donry, Doryl. [more]

pinHow popular is Dory?

Dory is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#27802 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Dorothy (#731 last year), Dortha, Dosha, Dorthy, Doris, Dora, Dori and Dolly are the popular related forms of Dory (unlisted). These forms of Dory were favored as baby names 94 years ago (usage of 0.6%) and are now significantly less conventional (usage 0.03%, 94.4% less), with versions like Dolly falling out of style. Displayed below is a comparison of the history of the girl name Dory and related names. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dolly, Dora, Dori, Doris, Dorothy in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dortha, Dorthy, Dosha in U.S.

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


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Dory is pronounced similarly to Daira, Dara, Darah, Dari, Daria, Darra, Darya, Deora, Derry, Dorae, Dorah, Dorea, Doree, Dorey, Dorie, Dorri, Dorria, Dorrie, Dorry and Doura. Other suggested similar baby names are Cary, Corry, Cory, Dacy, Daly, Dany, Darb, Darby, Darcy, Daryl, Daryn, Davy, Day, Deryn, Dior, Dobra, Doda, Dodey, Dodi, Dola, Dona, Donny, Donya, Doran, Dorcey, Dore, Doreyn, Dorma, Dorrys, Dorsay, Dorsey, Doryne, Dorys, Doryse, Dova, Dove, Doxy, Drora, Dru, Eiry, Flory, Glory, Ivory, Jery, Kary, Korry, Kory, Lorry, Lory, Mary, Norry, Rory, Torry, Tory and Zary. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dory.

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