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Girl Name: Doretta

Name: Doretta
Pronunciation: \d(o)-retta, dor(et)-ta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: gift from God
Origin: Greek
Related Names: Dorothy
Sounds Like: Dorette, Dorita, Doreyda, Dortha, Dorotha, Dorotea, Dorota, Doritha, Doritt
Similar Names: Koretta, Coretta, Donetta, Loretta
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3085


Doretta \d(o)-retta, dor(et)-ta\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Doretta is "gift from God". Variant of Dora or Theodora.

For more information, see also the related name Dorothy.

Baby names that sound like Doretta are Dorette, Dorita, Doreyda, Dortha, Dorotha, Dorotea, Dorota, Doritha and Doritt. Other similar baby names are Koretta, Coretta, Donetta and Loretta.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Doretta.


Doretta is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3085 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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