First name origin & meaning:
Old French: Fairy
First name variations: Bufee, Buffee, Buffi, Buffie, Buffye, Bufi, Bufie, Bufy, Buffy, Dorothea, Dorotea, Dorothee, Dorthy, Dortha, Dottie, Dot, Dotson, Dolly, Dolley, Dasya, Doortje, Dorathee, Dorathey, Dorothi, Dorathie, Dorathy, Dordei, Dordi, Dorefee, Dorethie, Doretta, Dorolice, Dorothie, Dorika, Doritha, Dorka, Dorle, Dorlisa, Doro, Dorlice, Dorosia, Dorota, Dorothey, Dorottya, Dorte, Dosi, Dossie, Dosya, Do, Doa, Dotea, Dotee, Dotey, Doti, Dotie, Dott, Dottea, Dottee, Dottey, Dotti, Doty, Dorothy, Faye, Fae, Fai, Faie, Faya, Fayah, Fayana, Fayette, Fei, Fay, Fayola, Faiola, Faiolah, Fayolah, Fayla, Taffea, Taffee, Taffi, Tafy, Taffy, Duff, Duffie, Duffy
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: variant of Fay.
- Southern French: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech
- German: nickname for a vagrant, from Middle High German
vēhe ‘enmity’, ‘strife’.
- German: from a popular medieval
pet form of the female personal name Sophie, honored as a
martyr and saint.
- Danish: unexplained.
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