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Gender: Neutral. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 1 (Ranked #22885).

What does the name "Dorsey" mean?

Dorsey (English): From Orsay in France

The name "Dorsey" is of English origin and it means "From Orsay in France". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for relax, you know how!

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yesrod". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Doryse". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Dorsey" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Dorsey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,212 babies born with the name Dorsey in the United States. That's more than enough Dorseies to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 14 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dorsey" was in 1916 with a total of 160 babies.

According to the 1940 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dorsey" is not a popular baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, only 12 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1940. Across the entire United States a total of only 94 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Dorsey popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Dorsey in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Dorsey

Dorsey Levens

Dorsey Levens is a NFL player. Dorsey was born in 1970 in Syracuse, New York.


Past life for Dorsey born Dec 29, 1950

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Austria approximately on 725. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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