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Dorian

Origin

  • English: Descendant of Dorus. Dorian was a character in Oscar Wilde''s novel The Picture of Dorian Gray who was given his wish that his portrait would age while he remained young and handsome.
  • Greek: From Doris (region in Greece), descendant of Dorus, also used as a familiar form of Isidore; Dorian was the main character in Oscar Wilde''s novel The Picture of Dorian Gray who was given his wish that his portrait would age while he remained young and handsome.

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Alternate Spellings

Dorion, Dorien

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