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Girl Name: Doran

Name: Doran
Pronunciation: \d(o)-ran\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Doran's also a boy name)
Meaning: gift
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Dorian, Dorran
Similar Names: Dorae, Dora, Dowan, Dorah
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1961


Doran \d(o)-ran\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Doran), is a variant of Dorona (Hebrew), and the meaning of Doran is "gift".

The baby name Doran sounds like Dorian and Dorran. Other similar baby names are Dorae, Dora, Dowan and Dorah.


Doran is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1961 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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