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Doroteo Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The Spanish name Doroteo is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Doroteo is "gift of G-d".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 9841 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Doroteo Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Doroteo has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Doroteo to other names.


The name Dorotheus, the masculine form of the name Dorotheos, is derived from the Greek elements doron meaning "gift" and theos meaning "G-d".


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Doroteo is a Spanish form of the name Dorotheus.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Doroteo in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Doroteo.

Just for fun, see the name Doroteo in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Doroteo in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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