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Dorrel

What does Dorrel mean?

Dorrel Pronunciation of Dorrel [dor-rel] as a name for boys is of Irish origin, and the name Dorrel means "dark-browed". Dorrel is an alternate spelling of Dorran (Irish).

Associated with: irish, dark.

Variations

Dorrel has 1 variant: Dorrell.

3 more different relations via Dorran: Doran, Dorren and Dorrin.

Creative forms:
(male) Dodrel, Dordel, ..

(female) Dorlia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dorrel Stephan (D.S.), ..

How popular is Dorrel?

Dorrel is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#91404 out of 150436, Top 61%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Dorrel (not ranked) is Doran. Other forms, like Dorrin, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Dorrel was common during the years 1930-1939 (#1475). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Doran in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dorrel is pronounced similarly to Darel, Dariel, Dariell, Darral, Darrel, Darrell, Darrill, Darrol, Darroll, Darryl, Darryll, Daryl, Daryll, Derell, Derrall, Derrel, Derrell, Derril, Derrill, Derryl, Deryl, Deryll, Doriel, Durell and Durrell. Other recommended names are Cornel, Correy, Darcel, Darnel, Darren, Derrek, Derren, Donnel, Donzel, Dore, Dorien, Dorli (see Dor), Dorrien, Dorryen, Dorsee, Dorsey, Farrel, Ferrel, Gorrell, Gorren, Harrel, Jarrel, Jerrel, Jorel, Jorrel, Jorrell, Karrel, Kordel, Kornel, Korrey (see Kory), Lorren, Merrel, Moriel, Morrel, Morrell, Morrey, Norvel, Orrel, Poriel, Sorel, Sorrel, Sorrell, Terrel, Torkel, Torre, Torrey and Tyrrel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dorrel.

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