Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Dorthia mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Dorthia

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

R is for responsible, honoring your obligations

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Fun Facts about the name Dorthia

  • How Popular is the name Dorthia? Dorthia is the 31,535th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dorthia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 152 babies born with the first name Dorthia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dorthia to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dorthia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Dorthia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dorthia is Tuesday, December 8th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Dorthia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dorthia was in 1923 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dorthia: The name spelled backwards is Aihtrod. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Dtiorah. How do you pronounce that?
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