What secrets hide behind “Dorothea” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Dorothea” is of Greek origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Aehtorod.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Htrodoae.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Dorothea’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Dorothea is a name that signifies a freedom-loving and free-spirited individual. Nothing is conventional with your love of change and adventure. You make sensible decisions very quickly, especially in a dangerous or difficult situation. You are inquisitive and often ask others “Why this?,” “Why that?,” or just plain “Why?.” Multi-tasking is a breeze for you – eat and watch TV at the same time!
Your heart’s desire is to be of service to the world. You are a generous humanitarian and a perfectionist. People from all walks of life fascinates you. You have a universal appeal. It only takes a few minutes for you to decide what kind of character a person has. You feel bitter if others don’t appreciate your kind deeds.
When people hear the name Dorothea, they perceive you as someone who is stimulating, idea generator, talkative, and charismatic. You can attract, influence, and inspire people. You are often seen wearing functional clothing that can work for day and night events. You radiate a potential for success that attracts others to your cause.
You prefer what works the best base on the system you have in place. It allows you to do things quickly and efficiently. You are down to earth and prefer structure over chaos. Your sense of determination is as solid as a rock.
Your most likely vocation: public relation officer, sales executive, manager of tourism or transportation, industrialist, game organizer, legal practitioner, dramatist, reporter, administrator, gambler, occultist, psychologist, religious zealot.
Lucky colors: Light gray, light shades of nearly any other color
Lucky gem(s): Light-colored stones
Lucky day(s): Tuesday
Lucky botanicals: Hazel, marjoram, oats, parsley, mushroom, parsnips, all types of nuts
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Hey Dorothea! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Word search DOROTHEA. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Dorothea” is not a popular baby girl’s name in New Jersey as reported in the 1949 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 26 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1949. A total of only 343 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1920 with a total of 1,110 babies. That’s a lot of baby Dorotheas.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Dorothea” was recorded 33,912 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Dorotheas to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 33,683.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 16 newborn babies. Dorothea became a popular girl’s name in the state of Massachusetts in the year 1913. It ranked #70 with 65 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1918 in the state of Massachusetts with 95 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Massachusetts for 15 years from 1910 to 1930 (may not be consecutive).
For the past nine decades (1929 to 2018), the name “Dorothea” was recorded 15,252 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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