Dooley name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Irish
Usage: English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Dooley do(o)-ley
Meaning: Black Sword and Dark Hero
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What does Dooley mean?

Dooley's meaning is Black Sword or Dark Hero is used especially in English that originated from Irish is bestowed upon boys. Dooley is a diminutive of Doolin. New-fangled and Unusual Doolin predominantly is used in English, meaning of Doolin is "Black Sword" is originated from Gaelic.

How do I pronounce Dooley?

Two syllabled Dooley is most commonly pronounced as do(o)-ley.

Variants of Dooley


Middle Names for Dooley

Zae, Guye, Kaine, Anth, Orson, Elouan, view more middle names that goes with Dooley

How popular is the name Dooley?

Dooley is a rare baby name in United States and may not be used now since it isn't seen since 2005. As per our estimate, over 200 babies have been bestowed Dooley around the globe.

[1] Source: Social Security Administration


What numbers say about Dooley?

You are a jealous and passionate lover. Learn what makes you happy. Your friends enjoy your sarcasm and dark sense of humor. The people with number 5 as their personality no are active and outgoing. You want to prove to yourself and others that you can be successful in anything you chose to be. You are ambitious and courageous. They want to be adored and loved by others. Practice solitude and learn to survive on your own.

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  •  Medora - Commonly Accepted and Conifer Medora has its origin in English, Medora means "Kluge or Skillful" which is especially used in English is aimed at girls
  •  Atlea - Meaning of Atlea is From the Meadow used for baby boys, used prevalently in English is originated from Hebrew
  •  Ansly largely is used in English, meaning of Ansly is "Place Name or The Awesome One's Meadow". Its origin is in Old English is given to baby boys
  •  Blaike - Unconventional Blaikes origin is Old English is used as a unisex name and is principally used in English, meaning of Blaike is "Light"

Sibling Names for Dooley

Looking for a unique and charming name for your baby boy? Consider the name "Dooley" - a sweet and distinctive moniker that's perfect for parents seeking something extraordinary. And if you're searching for sibling names to pair with Dooley, we've rounded up some excellent options to help you create the perfect sibling set. Check out our list below!

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Famous people named Dooley

  • Dooley Adams, American steeplechase jockey
  • Dooley Wilson, American actor, singer and musician
  • Dooley Briscoe, South African cricketer who played in two Tests


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