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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dority

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Alt. Meaning

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

T is for teacher, you truly are.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

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Popularity of Dority as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dority U.S.
  White 72.86% 64.26%
  African American 19.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.16% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.13% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dority

People with the last name Dority are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Dority

  • How Popular is the name Dority? As a last name Dority was the 15,857th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Dority first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dority is Monday, May 2nd, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Dority? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dority. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dority: Your name in reverse order is Ytirod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Toiryd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dority? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,835 people with the last name Dority.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dority? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dority as their last name since less than 1 person in 161k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Doritys Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Dority born Mar 18, 1945

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Africa approximately on 1200. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).