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Dorian Name Meaning

Irish (County Donegal): variant of Doran 1. Variant of French Dorion. Armenian: unexplained. Romanian: explained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Dorrian, Dorman, Doran, Dorin, Doolan, Durian, Dorion, Derian, Dornon

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Dorian Family Origin

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Dorian Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    33%
  • Cooper (Foreman)

    11%
  • Inn Keeper

    11%
  • Out Door Pauper

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dorian family was Out Door Pauper. Labourer, Cooper (Foreman) and Inn Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dorian. The most common Dorian occupation in the UK was Labourer. 33% of Dorian's were Labourers.

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Dorian Historical Records

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Dorian Life Expectancy

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