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Boy Name: Dorrance

Name: Dorrance
Pronunciation: \d(o)-rran-ce, dorr(a)-nce\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: dark-browed
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Derrance, Darrance, Torrance
Similar Names: Darrence, Lowrance, Lorrence, Lorance, Larrance, Terrance, Tarrance, Torrence
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 18253


Dorrance \d(o)-rran-ce, dorr(a)-nce\ as a boy's name is a variant of Dorran (Irish), and the meaning of Dorrance is "dark-browed".

The baby name Dorrance sounds like Derrance, Darrance and Torrance. Other similar baby names are Darrence, Lowrance, Lorrence, Lorance, Larrance, Terrance, Tarrance and Torrence.


Dorrance is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#18253 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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