Name Dorothy Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Dorothy


Dorothy is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Dorothy

Dorothy is an English form of the name Dorothea, which is of Greek origin.

What is the meaning of the name Dorothy?

Dorothy means “gift of God” (from ancient Greek “dôron/δῶρον” = gift + “theós/θεός” = god/deity).

Pronunciation of Dorothy

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Popularity of the name Dorothy

The name Dorothy is ranked #7002 overall.

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