Dorothy - girls name

Dorothy name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Dorothy name meaning:

Origin: Greek

A gift of God.

Categories

Victorian names

Related names

Dorothy , Diorbhall, Dodie, Doll, Dorika, Doroata, Doroteia, Dorothea , Dorottya, Dot, Dottie , Dotty , Totie

Other girls names beginning with D

Statistics

Overall UK ranking: 175 out of 5493

288 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

    520
  • 5yrs

    168
  • 1yr

    12

Historical popularity of Dorothy

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Dorothy from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Dorothy in 2022