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What does Dorys mean?

Dorys Pronunciation of Dorys [do-rys] as a name for girls has its root in Greek, and the meaning of Dorys is "from Doris; gift". Dorys is a version of Doris (Greek). Place name: an area in Greece.

Associated with: greek, gift.


Dorys has 4 variants: Dorice, Dorris, Dorrys and Doryse.

11 more related forms via Doris: Doree, Dori, Doria, Dorian, Dorie, Dorisa, Dorita, Dorri, Dorrie, Dorry and Dory.

Creative forms:
(female) Dairys, Derys, ..


Middle name pairings:
Dorys Giselle (D.G.), ..

How popular is Dorys?

Dorys is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Dorys is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Dorrie, Dorris, Doris, Dorie, Dorian and Dori are the prominent related forms of Dorys (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Dorys were popular as birth names in the 1920s (usage of 2%), but now, forms such as Doris have become somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Carys, Cerys, Darya, Daryl, Daryn, Denys, Deryn, Dilys, Dody, Donya, Dora, Dorae, Dorah, Doran, Dorcas, Dore, Dorea, Dorey, Doreyn, Dorit, Dorkas, Dorma, Doro, Doryne (see Doreen), Dosya, Doxy, Erys, Eurys, Karys, Marys and Nerys. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dorys.

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