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What does Dorryen mean?

Dorryen Pronunciation of Dorryen [dor-ryen] as a boys' name has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Dorryen is "descendant of Dorus; from Doris". Dorryen is an alternate spelling of Dorian (Greek).

Associated with: greek.


Dorryen has 4 variants: Dorien, Dorion, Dorrian and Dorrien.

1 more different relation via Dorian: Dore.

Creative forms:
(male) Daryen, Deryen, ..

(female) Dorrya, Dorryna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dorryen Terry (D.T.), ..

How popular is Dorryen?

Dorryen is an unusual given name for males. Dorryen is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Dorryen (not ranked) are Dorian (#563 a year ago) and Dorien. Other variants, like Dore, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Dorryen was at its most widespread in the year 2000 (median #832) and is somewhat lower today. Dorian has been the overall favorite. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dorian, Dorien in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dorryen is alike in pronunciation to Daren, Darien, Darran, Darren, Darrian, Darrien, Darrin, Darron, Darryan, Darryen, Darryn, Darwyn, Daryn, Derren, Derrian, Derrin, Derron, Derwyn, Derwynn, Doran, Doron, Dorran, Dorren, Dorrin and Durwyn. Other recommended names are Arrden, Arren, Arrlen, Barren, Bryen, Corben, Coren, Damyen, Darrel, Darry, Darryll, Davyen, Derrel, Derrie, Derryck, Derryk, Derryl, Donoven, Dorrel, Dorrell, Dorsee, Dorsey, Dorsie (see Dorsey), Dory, Draven, Duryea, Farren, Garren, Gorden, Gorren, Gorten, Horten, Jerren, Joren, Jorgen, Koren, Larren, Loren, Lorren, Morgen, Morten, Morven, Normen, Orren, Soren, Tarren, Toren, Torsten, Warren and Worden. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dorryen.

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