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Boy Name: Dory

Name: Dory
Pronunciation: \d(o)-ry\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Dory's also a girl name)
Meaning: gift of Isis
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Dor, Dore, Tory
Similar Names: Cory, Kory, Jory, Rory
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 16971


Dory \d(o)-ry\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Dory), is a variant of Isidore (Greek), and the meaning of Dory is "gift of Isis".

The baby name Dory sounds like Dor, Dore and Tory. Other similar baby names are Cory, Kory, Jory and Rory.


Dory is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#16971 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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