What does Doran mean?
Doran is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#2013 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Doran and related names. Dorian (#535 in 2014) is the only prominent related form of Doran (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the top of their popularity in 2000 (usage of 0.602%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.465%, down 22.8%). Dorian (#535) is the most contemporarily stylish boy name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Doran is pronounced similarly to Daran, Daren▼, Darian▼, Darin▼, Daron▼, Darran, Daryn, Deron▼, Dorien, Dorion, Dorrian, Dorrin and Duran. Other suggested similar baby names are Doan, Dolan, Doram, Doroni, Dowan, Goran, Joran, Loran and Toran. These names tend to be more commonly used than Doran.