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Girl Name: Dorinda

Name: Dorinda
Pronunciation: \d(o)-rin-da, dor(i)-nda\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Spanish
Related Names: Dorothy
Sounds Like: Darinda, Doronit
Variant forms: Derinda, Dorrinda, Dyrinda
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1503


Dorinda \d(o)-rin-da, dor(i)-nda\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Spanish origin. Variant of Dora. A name with the -inda suffix coined by English poets in the 18th century.

Dorinda has 3 variant forms: Derinda, Dorrinda and Dyrinda.

For more information, see also the related name Dorothy.

Baby names that sound like Dorinda are Darinda and Doronit.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Dorinda.


Dorinda is a very popular first name for women (#1503 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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