What does Dory mean?
Dory has 41 related forms via Dorothy, Isadora: Dasha, Dasya, Dodie, Dody, Doe, Doll, Dolley, Dolli, Dollie▼, Dolly▼, Doortje, Dora▼, Doretta, Dori, Dorika, Dorinda, Dorit, Dorita, Doritha, Dorlisa, Doro, Doronit, Dorota, Dorotea, Dorotha▼, Dorothea▼, Dorothee, Dorrit, Dortha▼, Dorthea, Dorthy▼, Dosha, Dosya, Dot, Dottey, Dottie▼, Dotty, Isidora, Tea▼, Thea▲ and Ysadora.Kreatif forms: Diry, Donry, Doryl. [more]
How 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), Thea (#776), Dorthy, Dortha, Dottie, Tea, Dosha, Dorothea, Dora, Dolly, Dori, Dorinda, Dorotha, Doris and Dollie are the popular related forms of Dory (unlisted). These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4518%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.0329%, 92.7% less), with versions like Dolly, Dorotha, Doris, Dollie and Dora falling out of style. Thea (#776) is the most fashionable birth name among these, with this name going through a rekindling in popularity. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Dory and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Dory is pronounced similarly to Dara▼, Dari, Darya, Deora, Derry, Dorae, Dorah, Dorea, Doree, Dorey, Dorie, Dorri, Dorry and Doura. Other suggested similar baby names are Cory, Dior, Dore, Dorys, Doxy, Dru, Kory, Lory, Rory and Tory. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dory.