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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary

Dot +‎ -ie

  1. A diminutive of the female given name Dorothy, sometimes also used as a formal given name.

Notable Persons Named Dottie

Dottie West was a country music and country pop musician. She was most active from 1959 to 1959. Dottie was given the name Dorothy Marie Marsh on October 11th, 1932 in Smithville, Tennessee, U.S. She left this life on September 4th, 1991.

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Dottie Rambo was a christian music and southern gospel singer-songwriter. She plays Guitar and voice. Her career lasted from 1950 to 2008. Dottie was given the name Joyce Reba Luttrell on March 2nd, 1934 in Madisonville, Kentucky, U.S. She left this life on May 11th, 2008.

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Dottie Pepper is a golf player.

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Dottie Henson was a baseball for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Dottie was born on April 30th, 1921 in Natick, Massachusetts. She left this life on October 26th, 1992.

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Dottie Herman is a businesswoman. Dottie was given the name Dorothy D'Ambrosio on May 10th, 1953 in Brooklyn.

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Dottie Cannon is a beauty queen. She holds the title Miss Minnesota USA 2006 and Miss Minnesota USA2006. Dottie was given the name Dorothea Amanda Cannon on April 28th, 1983 in Eagan, Minnesota.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 7 7 0
1882 10 10 0
1883 5 5 0
1884 9 9 0
1885 10 10 0
1886 12 12 0
1887 15 15 0
1888 16 16 0
1889 10 10 0
1890 23 23 0
1891 15 15 0
1892 16 16 0
1893 17 17 0
1894 12 12 0
1895 29 29 0
1896 20 20 0
1897 23 23 0
1898 24 24 0
1899 25 25 0
1900 22 22 0
1901 19 19 0
1902 27 27 0
1903 15 15 0
1904 9 9 0
1905 33 33 0
1906 21 21 0
1907 15 15 0
1908 31 31 0
1909 21 21 0
1910 16 16 0
1911 30 30 0
1912 31 31 0
1913 26 26 0
1914 21 21 0
1915 40 40 0
1916 53 53 0
1917 51 51 0
1918 63 63 0
1919 69 69 0
1920 67 67 0
1921 63 63 0
1922 81 81 0
1923 65 65 0
1924 59 59 0
1925 65 65 0
1926 81 81 0
1927 121 121 0
1928 102 102 0
1929 109 109 0
1930 94 94 0
1931 93 93 0
1932 133 133 0
1933 104 104 0
1934 127 127 0
1935 123 123 0
1936 133 133 0
1937 136 136 0
1938 139 139 0
1939 128 128 0
1940 198 198 0
1941 212 212 0
1942 235 235 0
1943 278 278 0
1944 275 275 0
1945 240 240 0
1946 245 245 0
1947 233 233 0
1948 202 202 0
1949 148 148 0
1950 158 158 0
1951 161 161 0
1952 170 170 0
1953 158 158 0
1954 145 145 0
1955 150 150 0
1956 175 175 0
1957 200 200 0
1958 215 215 0
1959 171 171 0
1960 185 185 0
1961 188 188 0
1962 137 137 0
1963 119 119 0
1964 131 131 0
1965 82 82 0
1966 74 74 0
1967 78 78 0
1968 64 64 0
1969 65 65 0
1970 71 71 0
1971 55 55 0
1972 55 55 0
1973 55 55 0
1974 42 42 0
1975 42 42 0
1976 41 41 0
1977 43 43 0
1978 46 46 0
1979 44 44 0
1980 45 45 0
1981 24 24 0
1982 23 23 0
1983 24 24 0
1984 34 34 0
1985 23 23 0
1986 16 16 0
1987 14 14 0
1988 16 16 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 8 8 0
1993 5 5 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 6 6 0
2001 7 7 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 6 6 0
2006 8 8 0
2007 8 8 0
2008 13 13 0
2009 17 17 0
2010 11 11 0
2011 12 12 0
2012 20 20 0
2013 32 32 0
2014 38 38 0
2015 39 39 0
2016 36 36 0
2017 40 40 0

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Popularity of Dottie as a first name

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Common last names for Dottie

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Martin
  • Miller
  • Clark
  • Jackson
  • Walker

Fun Facts about the name Dottie

  • How Popular is the name Dottie? Dottie is the 2,657th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dottie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,107 babies born with the first name Dottie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dottie to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dottie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Dottie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dottie is Saturday, May 9th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Dottie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dottie was in 1943 with a total of 278 babies.
  • Random Dottie Factoid: According to the 1943 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dottie ranks 86th in popularity as a baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 42 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1943.
  • Weird things about the name Dottie: Your name in reverse order is Eittod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Idetot. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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