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Meaning of the name Dorcas

[ 2 syll. dor-cas, do-rc-as ] The baby boy name Dorcas is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is DOWR-KahS (English) †. Dorcas is derived from Hebrew origins. The name's meaning is gazelle. See Dorcas for more information.

See also the related category hebrew.

Dorcas is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Dorcas has mostly been a girl name in the past century.

Baby names that sound like Dorcas include D'Arcy, Darah, Darcee, Darcey (English), Darci, Darcie, Darcy (English), Darek (Polish), Darick (English), Darik (English), Daris, Dariusz (Polish), Darko (Slavic), Darkoe, Darkow, Darkowe, Daroosh (Iranian), Darrek (English), Darrick (English), and Darrik (English).

† Pronunciation for Dorcas: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"


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