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Girl Name: Dorthy

Name: Dorthy
Pronunciation: \d(o)-rthy, dor-thy\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: gift of God
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Dortha, Dorthea, Dorotha, Doritha
Similar Names: Dory, Dorry, Dorah, Dorcey, Dorsey, Dorsay, Dorey, Marthy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 527


Dorthy \d(o)-rthy, dor-thy\ as a girl's name is a variant of Dorothy (Greek), and the meaning of Dorthy is "gift of God".

The baby name Dorthy sounds like Dortha, Dorthea, Dorotha and Doritha. Other similar baby names are Dory, Dorry, Dorah, Dorcey, Dorsey, Dorsay, Dorey and Marthy.


Dorthy is a very popular first name for women (#527 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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