Name: Dora

Origin and Meaning of the Name Dora

  • Meaning:
    Gift
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Gift
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (DOR ah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Dora)
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Miscellaneous Info for Dora

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A nickname for any name containing the Greek element dŰron, such as Dorothy, Theodora, and Isadora. Dora has had increasing popularity as a name, independant of any of its fuller versions.

Similar Names to Dora for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Dora (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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