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All about the name Dorothy

Greek Origin
"Gift Of God"

The name Dorothy is of Greek origin and means "Gift Of God." The origin is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word--the language in which it most appears.

Dorothy Gale, character in the novel and movie "The Wizard of Oz" Dorothy Dandridge, actress. Dorothy Lamour, actress.

Variations: Dorthy
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Dorothy Stats
Dorothy is on 660 BN name lists
Dorothy is currently not ranked on the BN charts
Dorothy is currently #601 in U.S. births