What does Dorien mean?
Dorien /dori-en/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Dorien is "descendant of Dorus; from Doris". Dorien is an alternate spelling of Dorian (Greek). Compare last name Darien.
Dorien has 1 more different form via Dorian: Dore.Kreatif forms: Derien, Dierien, Durien. [more]
How popular is Dorien?
Dorien is an uncommon given name for males. Dorien is an equally rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Dorian (#535 in 2014) is the only prominent varying form of Dorien (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Variants like Dorrien are seldom used. Adoption of this boy name was at its most widespread in the year 2000 (usage of 0.602%) and is now much less (usage 0.465%, down 22.8%). Dorian (#535) is the most trendy boy name in this list. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Dorien and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dorien is alike in pronunciation to Daren▼, Darian▼, Darien▼, Darin▼, Darion▼, Darren▲, Darrien, Derren, Doran, Doron, Dorran, Dorren and Dorrin. Another recommended similar baby name is Doriel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dorien.