From German Names

Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Doris. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1930 and 1965

Origin and Meaning

Greek Δωρις (Doris) = 'Dorian woman'

The Dorians were a Greek tribe, and their name is probably related to the word δωρον (doron) = 'gift'

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