Dorothy

What does the baby name Dorothy mean? Learn about what Dorothy means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Dorothy - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Dorothy
D-O-R-O-T-H-Y, is a 7-letter female given name.
Pronunciation of Dorothy
DAWR-thee
DOR a thee
Meaning of Dorothy
Gift of god, god's gift.
Origin of Dorothy
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Dorothy
Dody
Dolly
Doortje
Dorika
Dorinda
Dot
Dotty
Popularity of Dorothy
Dorothy currently has 234 likes, and is in the top 4% of liked girl's names. The name Diane is slightly more popular than Dorothy.