Dorothy meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name
Name: DorothyNo. of characters: 7Gender: GirlOrigin:Old Greek Religion: Hindu How to pronounce Dorothydo-ro-thyWhat does my name mean?
Meanings:Gift of GodGift
Dorothy was ranked 752 in 1989 list of US boys name and dropped by 7.28% from its previous ranking of 701 in 1985. Dorothy was ranked 540 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 8.01% from its previous ranking of 587 in 2015.
Full form of Dorothy : DirectOutgoingResponsibleObservantTrustingHopefulYouthful
Dorothy is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 343 in 2015. Only 1084 people have Dorothy as their first name. Dorothy is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.
Dorothy is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular female name since 1888 and ranked 590 in 2015 in US. Around 1109788 people wear Dorothy as their first name. Dorothy is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1894 and ranked 590 in 2015 in US. Only 1109788 people have Dorothy as their first name. At the peak of Dorothy popularity in 1924 it was given to about 1.622724% of US Girls babies and ranked 2 in 2464744 newborns while On the lowest point of Dorothy in 1895 it was wore by only 0.001338% of new born Boys and ranked 224 out of 373751 babies in US. Dorothy is not a native United States and Dorothy may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Dorothy is given to around 0.310446% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.
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Expression number of Dorothy is 6.
Dorothy have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Dorothy are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Dorothy have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.
Comments :Dorothy is a female first name. Dorothy is the English form of Dorothea or Dorothée.Famous Personalities: Dorothy Alison (1925-1992) is a British actress. Dorothy Allison (1949-) is an American writer. Dorothy Andrus is an American tennis player. Dorothy Bundy (1916-) is an American tennis player. Dorothy Bussy (1866-1960) was a British novelist and translator. Dorothy Coburn (1904-1978) is an American actress. Dorothy Comingore (1913-1971) is an American actress. Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin (1910-1994) was a British chemist. Dorothy Dalton (1893-1972) is an American actress. Dorothy Dandridge (1922-1965) is an American actress. Dorothy Day (1897-1980) was a journalist and an American Catholic activist. Dorothy Fields (1905-1974) was an American librettist and lyricist. Dorothy Gale is a fictional character from the Oz fantasy universe. Annie Elizabeth Dorothy Garrod (1892-1968) was a British archaeologist and prehistorian. Dorothy Gibson (1889-1946) is an American actress. Dorothy Gish (1898-1968) is an American actress. Dorothy Green is an American tennis player. Dorothy Hamill (1956-) is an American figure skater. Dorothy Hansine Andersen (1901-1963) is an American pediatrician. Dorothy Joan Harris (1931-) is a Canadian writer. Dorothy Head (1925-) is an American tennis player. Dorothy Todd Hénaut (1935-) is a producer, director and screenwriter Canadian. Dorothy Hill (1909-1998) is a geologist, zoologist and paleontologist Australian. Dorothy B. Hughes (1904-1993) was an American writer and journalist. Dorothy Jordan (1761-1816) is an Irish actress. Dorothy Jordan (1906-1988) is a Dorothy Jordan (American actress). Dorothy Lamour (1914-1996) is an American actress and singer. Demetracopolou Dorothy Lee (1905-1975) was an American anthropologist. Dorothy Loudon (1933-2003) is an American actress. Dorothy Lucey (1958-) is an American actress. Dorothy Lyman (1947-) is an American actress and director. Dorothy Mackaill (1903-1990) is a British actress. Dorothy Malone (1925-) is an American actress. Dorothy McGuire (1916-2001) is an American actress. Dorothy Parker (1893-1967) was a poet and actress. Dorothy Phillips (1889-1980) is an American actress. Dorothy Richardson (1873-1957) was a British writer. Dorothy Round (1908-1982) was a British tennis player. Dorothy L. Sayers (1893-1957) is a woman of letters and British novelist. Dorothy Shakespear (1886-1973) was a British artist. Dorothy Shepherd-Barron (1897-1953) was a British tennis player. Dorothy Stang (1931-2005) is a Brazilian nun. Dorothy Stevenson is a player of Australian tennis. Dorothy Stratten (1960-1980) is a Canadian actress and model. Dorothy Thompson (1893-1961) is an American journalist. Dorothy West (1907-1998) is an African-American writer. Dorothy Weston is a British tennis player. Dorothy Workman is a player of Australian tennis.- Novella MontesinosPopularity of Dorothy
Other variants of Dorothy :Dorotea Doroteja Dora Tea Dorota Dorothea Dorte Dorthe Ditte Dorete Dorit Ea Thea Teija Tiia Dorothée Dorottya Dóra Dorina Dorka Dorotėja Urtė Dörthe Dosia Doroteia Dorotéia Teja Dorita English Boy Names : ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ English Girl Names : ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
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