Name: Dorsey

Origin and Meaning of the Name Dorsey

  • Meaning:
    From Orsay
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    From Orsay
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (dor see)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Dorsey)
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Miscellaneous Info for Dorsey

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred used of a surname of Norman origin. Dorsey is probably derived from the French "d'Orsay" meaning "from Orsay", Orsay being a town of France.

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