What does Dorian mean?

Dorian

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as a girls" name (also supplied more extensively as boys" name Dorian) has its root in Greek, and also the interpretation of the name Dorian is "maintains possessions well; from Doris; gift". Dorian is an alternate spelling of Daria (Greek, Persian): feminine of Darius. Dorian is additionally a variant of Doria (Greek). Place name: an area in Greece. Dorian is likewise offered as a type of Doris (Greek).STARTS/ENDS WITH Do-, -an

ASSOCIATED WITH greek, gift

Variations

VARIANTS Dorrian, Dorienne, Dorianne, Doriane, Darrian, Darion, Darienne, Darien, Dariane, Darian▼

OTHER FORMS VIA DARIA, DORIA, DORIS Dari, Darianna, Darice, Darina, Darya, Dhariana, Doree, Dori, Doriana, Dorianna, Dorice, Dorie, Dorisa, Dorita, Dorri, Dorria, Dorrie, Dorris▼, Dorry, Dorrys, Dory, Dorys, Doryse

MASCULINE FORMS Darrien, Davian, Torin

CREATIVE FORMS(female) (male) MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGSDorian Gina (D.G.), ..

How well-known is Dorian?

Dorian is a somewhat influential initially name for females (#2165 out of 4276, Top 51%) and an also even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#23739 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 UNITED STATE DEMOGRAPHICS)




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Dorian was first noted in 1950-1959 and also got to its top rank of #1425 in the U.S. in the 1980s, however is not detailed currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)


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Which version is better?

Prominent associated creates of Dorian noted in the Top 2000 are Daria (#1671 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Doris (#1814), Darian, Darice, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Dori, Dorie, Dorrie and Dorris. Other variants, prefer Dhariana, are seldom offered. These relationships of Dorian were popular as birth names in the 1920s (MEDIAN #1702) and are now a lot less widespreview (#1957, DOWN 99%).


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Comparable Names

Dorian is alike in pronunciation to Dareen, Daron, Daryn, Darynn, Deren, Derhyn, Derine, Deron, Derran, Derrin, Derron, Deryn, Doran, Doreen▼, Dorene▼, Doreyn, Dorine, Dorran, Dorreen and Doryne. Other recommended sound-achoose names are Adrian▼, Cerian, Coriann, Corin, Corinn, Damian, Darnae, Dian▼, Docia▼, Donia, Dora▼, Dorae, Dorah, Dorcas▼, Dorea, Doreina (check out Dora), Dorena, Dorika, Dorina, Dorit, Doritt, Dorkas, Dorma, Dorona, Dorrma (check out Dorma), Dorsay, Dosia, Dowan (check out Dawn), Drina, Eirian, Jordan▼, Korin, Loria, Lorian, Loriana, Loriann, Lorin, Marian▼, Mirian, Morgan▼, Moria, Moriah, Tirian, Toria, Toriana and also Yordan. These names tfinish to be much less frequently used than Dorian.