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Girl Name: Delores

Name: Delores
Pronunciation: \d(e)-lo-res\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: sorrows
Origin: Spanish
Sounds Like: Dalores, Dolorcitas, Dolorcita
Variant forms: Delora, Deloris
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 222


Delores \d(e)-lo-res\ as a girl's name is pronounced da-LOR-ess. It is of Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Delores is "sorrows". Variant of Dolores.

Delores has 2 variant forms: Delora and Deloris.

Baby names that sound like Delores are Dalores, Dolorcitas and Dolorcita.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Delores.


Delores is a very popular first name for women (#222 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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