Meaning name Dorian

Meaning name Dorian

English name coined by Oscar Wilde for a character in his novel The Portrait of Dorian Gray, 1891. Probably derived from Latin Dorianus, meaning "of the Dorian tribe."

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."

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