Popularity:3740
Origin:Greek
Meaning:gift of God
Though a mischievous variation of Dorothy, Dottie is a girl's name of Greek origin that shares its noble meaning. Stemming from the Greek Dōrothéa_,_ Dottie too means "gift from God," placing it among the company of Theodore and Theodora. Yet, Dottie exists in a league of its own, its playful form adding an interesting flourish as to what such a gift may be. In the realm of popular culture, Dottie has graced painters, baseball players, and performers alike, leaving your little one open to a field of possibilities.
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