Doris meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Doris No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlOrigin: Old Greek English German Croatian Ancient Greek Greek Mythology
How to pronounce Doris dóris What does my name mean? Meanings: Dorian Woman From Doris Woman of the Sea Gift Gift from God Name of a Place Greek origin also short form of Dorothea (meaning: God's Gift). In Germany, the popularity of the name decreases. Namesake: Doris Lessing, British writer.

Doris was ranked 6936 in 1989 list of US boys name and dropped by 27.17% from its previous ranking of 5454 in 1987. Doris was ranked 1755 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 20.19% from its previous ranking of 2199 in 2015.

Full form of Doris : Diligent Ordinary Respectable Inquisitive Soft-Hearted

Doris is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 2070 in 2015. Only 113 people have Doris as their first name.

Doris is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular female name since 1896 and ranked 1755 (0.002977% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 464964 people wear Doris as their first name. Doris is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1880 and ranked 1755 (0.002977% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 464964 people have Doris as their first name. Doris is not a native United States and Doris may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.128635% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Doris
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Expression number of Doris is 11.

Doris have high energy levels, just like a child. Doris are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Doris are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Names that rhyme with Doris Famous people named Doris
Doris Goddard in Tim as Actress
Doris Fesette in Edge of Fury as Actress
Kitty Doris-Bates in Sucker Free City as Production Designer
Doris Davis in Sympathy for the Devil as Producer
Doris Wells in Oriana as Actress
Doris Dudley in The Moon and Sixpence as Actress
Doris Hamner in The Marathon as Miscellaneous Crew
Doris Thomas in Les démons as Actress
Doris L. Guerrero in Chick Magnet as Actress
Doris Jung Usui in Eggbaby as Actress
Names like Doris Doris Namesakes Related Names: DorDoraDorabelleDoraceDoraeDoraeliaDorahDorainDoraineDoralDoraleeDoraleneDoralineDoralizDoralyDoralynDoralynnDoramaeDoranDoranceComments :It is a proper female name in English, German and Croatian women. Doris, word is derived from the greek Δωρις ( Doris) and means "[woman] of dori " (a Greek tribe that occupied the Peloponnese in the XII century BC ) or " Doris; both names are derived from the mythological character of Doro , whose name is perhaps related to doron , "gift". The name has classical tradition, being brought in Greek mythology by Doris, one of Oceanids. Began to be used as a common name in the English language since the nineteenth century. Doris was the name the Greeks gave to the ritual knife used to sacrifice victims offerings. Versions in other languages ​​of the name Doris are Ancient Greek : Δωρίς ( Doris), Male: Δωρίων ( Dorion ), Italian : Doris, Polish : Doryda. - Celinda Caryl Popularity of Doris
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