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Name Group Dorotheus/Dorothea

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Group info:
Meaning/translation:gift of God
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, female:female form of the Latin name Dorotheus, from the Greek name Dorotheos
 known from Saint Dorothea (3rd/4th century AD)
Words:doron = the gift  Old Greek
 theos = God  Old Greek
Topics:New Testament
Variants' top ranks:3:Urte Lithuania 2009,  4:Dorothy England+Wales 1914,  5:Dorina Hungary 2005,  6:Dorthe Greenland 2011,  7:Dora Croatia 2010,  8:Doreen England+Wales 1934,  9:Dóra Hungary 2011,  25:Dorka Hungary 2011,  39:Teja Slovenia 2009,  41:Dorottya Hungary 2004
Somehow related to:Theodore/Theodora
Name variants:

All variants, grouped by language of use

LanguageFemale VariantsMale Variants
GermanDora, Dore, Dorena, Dorette, Dorina, Dorit, Dorli, Dorothea, Dorothee, Dörte, DörtheDorotheus
Swiss GermanDorli 
ItalianDorina, Dorotea, TeaDoroteo
SpanishDoroteaDoroteo
Low GermanDörte, Dörthe 
FrenchDorette, Dorine, Dorothée 
DutchDoortje, Dorothe 
EnglishDolly, Doreen, DorothyDorotheus
ScandinavianDorete, Dorthe 
LithuanianUrte 
HungarianDóra, Dorina, Dorka, Dorottya 
SlovenianDoroteja, Teja 
Old Greek Dorotheos
Name variants:

28 female and 3 male name variants, sorted by name and gender

NameLanguages of Use
DollyEnglish
DoortjeDutch
DoraGerman
DóraHungarian
DoreGerman
DoreenEnglish
DorenaGerman
DoreteScandinavian
DoretteGerman, French
DorinaGerman, Italian, Hungarian
DorineFrench
DoritGerman
DorkaHungarian
DorliGerman, Swiss German
DoroteaSpanish, Italian
DorotejaSlovenian
DorotheDutch
DorotheaGerman
DorotheeGerman
DorothéeFrench
DorothyEnglish
DorottyaHungarian
DörteGerman, Low German
DortheScandinavian
DörtheGerman, Low German
TeaItalian
TejaSlovenian
UrteLithuanian

NameLanguages of Use
DoroteoItalian, Spanish
DorotheosOld Greek
DorotheusGerman, English