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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dossie

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Wiktionary

From French dossier.

  1. dossier (a collection of papers and/or other sources)

Notable Persons Named Dossie

Dossie Easton is a writer, family therapist, and family therapy. Dossie was given the name Dorothy Marguerite Easton on February 26th, 1944 in Andover, Massachusetts.

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How popular is the baby name Dossie in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 6 6 0
1885 6 6 0
1886 5 5 0
1888 7 7 0
1889 7 7 0
1891 5 0 5
1892 5 0 5
1893 6 6 0
1894 7 7 0
1895 5 5 0
1896 11 5 6
1898 5 5 0
1899 6 6 0
1900 8 8 0
1901 9 9 0
1902 8 8 0
1903 5 0 5
1904 11 11 0
1905 12 12 0
1906 11 5 6
1908 11 6 5
1909 11 5 6
1910 10 10 0
1911 14 8 6
1912 20 12 8
1913 14 7 7
1914 24 14 10
1915 27 21 6
1916 28 16 12
1917 32 19 13
1918 31 17 14
1919 31 19 12
1920 31 17 14
1921 26 13 13
1922 32 20 12
1923 21 13 8
1924 23 10 13
1925 31 19 12
1926 24 14 10
1927 28 10 18
1928 26 14 12
1929 25 14 11
1930 28 13 15
1931 26 15 11
1932 23 10 13
1933 28 11 17
1934 18 12 6
1935 15 9 6
1936 16 7 9
1937 15 7 8
1938 12 6 6
1939 11 6 5
1940 20 10 10
1941 20 11 9
1942 13 6 7
1943 9 0 9
1944 6 0 6
1946 16 5 11
1947 13 8 5
1948 8 0 8
1949 6 6 0
1950 5 0 5
1951 6 0 6
1952 7 0 7
1953 13 5 8
1954 7 0 7
1956 6 0 6
1959 6 0 6
1960 10 5 5
1972 6 0 6

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Popularity of Dossie as a last name

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Common last names for Dossie

  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Brown
  • Lewis
  • Wright
  • Rogers

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dossie U.S.
  White 18.78% 64.26%
  African American 65.19% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 14.92% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dossie

People with the last name Dossie are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Dossie

  • How Popular is the name Dossie? Dossie is the 10,340th most popular name of all time. As a last name Dossie was the 99,845th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dossie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,034 babies born with the first name Dossie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dossie to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dossie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Dossie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dossie is Tuesday, March 2nd, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Dossie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dossie was in 1915 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Dossie Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dossie is not a popular baby boy's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Dossie: Your name in reverse order is Eissod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sidoes. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dossie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 181 people with the last name Dossie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dossie? Dossie is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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