Meaning name Dorieus



Meaning name Dorieus
Greek name derived from the name of an obscure, ancient Hellenic tribe called the Dorians, hence "of the Dorian tribe." The Dorians were supposed to have existed in the north-eastern regions of Greece, ancient Macedonia and Epirus. Their founder was Dorus, son of Hellen. 
Dor - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Dowr, meaning "generation" or "period of time." In the bible, this is the name of a coastal city in Manasseh, south of Carmel.
DÓra - Pet form of Hungarian Dorottya, meaning "gift of God."
Dora -   Pet form of English Dorothy, meaning "gift of God."
Dorean - Variant spelling of English Doreen, meaning "gift." 
Doreen -   Anglicized form of Gaelic Doireann, meaning "sullen." 
Dorete - Danish form of Latin Dorothea, meaning "gift of God."
Doretta - Diminutive form of English Dora, meaning "little gift."
Doriane - French feminine form of English Dorian, meaning "of the Dorian tribe."
Dorika - Pet form of Hungarian Dorottya, meaning "gift of God."
Dorina - Feminine form of Romanian Dorin, meaning "of the Dorian tribe."