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Girl Name: Dori

Name: Dori
Pronunciation: \d(o)-ri\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: a gift; beloved; adored; from Doris; gift; gift of God
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Dory, Dorri, Dorie, Dora, Dari, Dore, Doro, Tori
Similar Names: Cori, Kori, Dodi, Dorit, Jori, Lori
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1630


Dori \d(o)-ri\ as a girl's name is a variant of Adora (Greek, Old German, Latin), Doria (Greek), Doris (Greek) and Dorothy (Greek), and the meaning of Dori is "a gift; beloved; adored; from Doris; gift; gift of God".

The baby name Dori sounds like Dory, Dorri, Dorie, Dora, Dari, Dore, Doro and Tori. Other similar baby names are Cori, Kori, Dodi, Dorit, Jori and Lori.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Dori.


Dori is a very popular first name for women (#1630 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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