What does Dorsey mean?
Dorsey /dor-sey/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Dorsey). Probably from the French d'Orsay, meaning "from Orsay". Band leader Tommy Dorsey; football player Dorsey Levens.
Dorsey▼ has 2 variants: Dorsee and Dorsie.Kreatif forms: Donsey, Drisey, Dursey. [more]
How popular is Dorsey?
Dorsey is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1216 out of 1220, Top 100%) but a very prominent last name for all people (#763 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Dorsey for boys. Dorsey reached its highest position of #484 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)