Dorotea Name Meaning & Origin

Dorotea

Pronunciation: doh-ro-TEH-ə (key)

Origin of the name Dorothy:

A borrowing of the Greek Dōrothea, a compound name composed of the elements dōron (gift) and theos (God): hence, "gift of God."

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Dorothea, Dorothy

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Italian and Spanish version of Dorothy.

Dorotea and Teodora are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

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