[ 2 syll. dor-(t)hy, do-r-thy ] The baby girl name Dorthy is pronounced as DAOER-DHiy- †. Dorthy is mainly used in the English language and its language of origin is Old Greek. Dorthy is a variant form of the English name Dorothy.
Dorthy is rare as a baby name for girls. At the modest peak of its usage in 1930, 0.059% of baby girls were given the name Dorthy. Its ranking then was #234. The baby name has since substantially declined in popularity, and is today used on an infrequent scale. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly linked to Dorthy, Dorothy was the most regularly used.
Baby names that sound like Dorthy include Darthy (English), Deroit (Hebrew), Dhriti (Indian), Dhrti (Indian), Dorathy (English), Dordei, Dordi, Dordie, Dorette (English, French, and German), Dorit (Hebrew, German, and Scandinavian), Dorith, Doritt, Dorrit (English), Dorritt, Dorte (Scandinavian), Dorthey (English), Drorit, Dwyryd, Derorit, and Dhruti (Indian).
† Pronunciation for Dorthy: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; DH as in "they (DH.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"