First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dorette

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  • A submission from Pennsylvania, United States says the name Dorette means "Little gift" and is of Swedish origin.

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

R is for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

T is for time, you give to friends.

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Notable Persons Named Dorette

Dorette Corbey is a politician.


Fun Facts about the name Dorette

  • How Popular is the name Dorette? Dorette is the 22,906th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dorette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 273 babies born with the first name Dorette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dorette 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 Dorette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1923 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Dorette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dorette is Wednesday, April 12th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Dorette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dorette was in 1954 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dorette: Your name in reverse order is Etterod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Toeterd. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Dorette born Feb 25, 1981

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 Southern New Zealand approximately on 1450. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.