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Name Doris

Meaning:the Dorian womanTools:

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About the name Doris in particular

Languages of use:German
Topics:Asteroid 48 Doris, diameter 221.81 km, period 11.89 years
US 2021 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Boris, Daris, Deris, Dores, Dorin, Dorit, Joris, Joris, Loris, Adonis     Details
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About Doris, the group of names with the same origin as Doris

Meaning/translation:the Dorian woman
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:from the name of an ancient Greek tribe, the Dorians
 the name of the tribe is probably related to the word doron (gift)
 in Greek mythology Doris is the daughter of Okeanos and Tethys
Words:doron = the gift  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:3:Doris England+Wales 1914

Popularity lists that contain the name Doris

England+Wales decadesGraph1944 99,  1934 33,  1924 7,  1914 3,  1904 3
Germany prevalence 2005 34
Switzerland 1997 684
Switzerland prevalence 2013 34
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 973,  1960-1969 192
USA prevalence 1990 55
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