What does Dottie mean?
Dottie▼ has 2 variants: Dottey and Dotty.Creative forms:
(female) Detie, Dotie, ..
(male) Dotle, .. Middle name pairings:
Dottie Sariyah (D.S.), ..
How popular is Dottie?
Dottie is a very prominent first name for women (#1062 out of 4276, Top 25%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Dottie reached its top rank of #507 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Dottie are Dorothy (#714 in recent rankings), Dot, Dotty, Dorthy, Dortha, Dollie, Dori, Dodie and Dorthea. Adoption of these forms of Dottie reached its apex during 1920-1929 (adoption of 5.21%) and has become significantly less since (adoption 0.02%, ▼100%), with versions like Dorothy becoming somewhat dated.
Dottie▼ is pronounced similarly to Detta. Other suggested similar names are Attie, Bettie▼, Datia, Dedie, Docie, Dodee, Dodi, Donnie▼, Dorcie, Dorie, Dorrie, Dorsie, Doxie, Dustie, Ettie▼, Hattie▼, Hettie▼, Hittie, Kittie▼, Lettie▼, Lotie, Lotte, Lottee, Lotti, Lottie▼, Mattie▼, Nattie, Nettie▼, Pattie▼, Tottie and Yettie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dottie.See names in meaning and etymology.