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Boy Name: Dore

Name: Dore
Pronunciation: \d(o)-re\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Dore's also a girl name)
Meaning: fist; stranger, exile; descendant of Dorus; from Doris; gift of Isis
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Dre, Dor, Dory, Tore
Similar Names: Dowe, Gore, More
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 6873


Dore \d(o)-re\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Dore), is a variant of Doran (Irish, Gaelic), Dorian (Greek) and Isidore (Greek), and the meaning of Dore is "fist; stranger, exile; descendant of Dorus; from Doris; gift of Isis".

The baby name Dore sounds like Dre, Dor, Dory and Tore. Other similar baby names are Dowe, Gore and More.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Dore.


Dore is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#6873 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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