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What does Doll mean?

Doll Pronunciation of Doll as a girls' name has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Doll is "gift of God". Doll is a version of Dorothy (Greek): Theodora is its synonym.




ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA DOROTHY Dodie, Dody, Doe, Dolley, Dolli, Dollie, Dolly, Dora, Dori, Dorit, Doro, Dory, Dosha, Dosya, Dot, Dotty



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How popular is Doll?

Doll is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#3429 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Doll was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its top rank of #1860 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not ranked at the moment. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Doll name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Doll outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Dorothy (#586 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Dodie, Dollie, Dolly, Dora, Dori, Dosha, Dot and Dotty are the popular variation forms of Doll. These forms of Doll were popular as birth names during 1920-1929 (ADOPTION OF 3.31%) and are now significantly less widespread (ADOPTION 0.03%, 99.1% LESS), with versions such as Dollie falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Doll, Dodie, Dollie, Dolly, Dora in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dori, Dorothy, Dosha, Dot, Dotty in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Doll is pronounced similarly to Dael, Dahl, Dail, Daile, Dale, Dayle, Del, Dell, Delle and Dielle. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Bell, Dalla, Daly, Dela, Della, Delli, Delly, Dila, Dilla, Dilli, Doda, Dodi, Dola, Dollee (see Dolly), Dona, Donell, Dore, Dova, Dove, Doxy, Gill, Gull, Hill, Jill, Joell, Jyll, Moll, Nell, Noell and Poll. These names tend to be more frequently used than Doll.

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