[ 2 syll. do-ri, dor-i ] The baby girl name Dori is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced DAOERiy- †. Dori's language of origin is Old Greek and French. It is predominantly used in English and Spanish.
Dori is an English familiar form of the English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Czech Dora.
Dori is also an English form of the English, German, and Greek Doris.
Dori is also an English and Spanish familiar form of the English Dorothy.
Dori is also a form of the English Dory.
Dori is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1961, 0.010% of baby girls were named Dori. It was #714 in rank then. The baby name has steeply dropped in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. In 2015, within the family of girl names directly related to Dori, Dorothy was the most popular. In the last century Dori has primarily been a baby girl name.
† Pronunciation for Dori: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"