What does Dorien mean?
Associated with: greek.
1 more different relation via Dorian: Dore.Creative forms:
(male) Dirien, Durien, ..
(female) Dorida, Doride, .. Middle name pairings:
Dorien Linden (D.L.), ..
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)
Dorien entered the list in 2000 and reached its peak position of #1266 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Dorian (#563 in 2015) is the only other prominent varying form of Dorien rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Dorrien, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Dorien was at its most widespread in the year 2000 (adoption of 0.04%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.03%, down 30.4%). Dorian is more ubiquitous than the rest.
Dorien is alike in pronunciation to Daran, Daren▼, Darien▼, Daron, Darren▼, Darrien, Darrin▼, Darrion▼, Darron, Darryen, Darryn, Darwin, Darwon, Derren, Derrian, Derrin, Derwin, Derwyn, Doran, Dorran, Dorren, Dorrin, Duran, Durwin and Durwyn. Other recommended names are Adrien▲, Arien, Borden, Brien, Corben, Coren, Corie, Corin, Damien▲, Dariel▲, Davien, Doram, Doriel, Doroni, Dorrel, Dorsee, Dorsey▼, Dorsie (see Dorsey), Dotsen (see Dotson), Florien, Forden, Gorden, Goren, Gorin, Gorren, Gorten, Horten, Jorden, Joren, Jorgen, Jorian, Jorie, Koren, Korin, Loren▼, Lorin, Lorren, Morgen, Moriel, Morten, Morven, Normen, Poriel, Soren▲, Toren, Torin, Torion and Worden. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dorien.See names in meaning and etymology.