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Dora

[dawr-uh, dohr-uh] /ˈdɔr ə, ˈdoʊr ə/
noun
1.
a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “gift.”.
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  • Dora was a celebrity, and her murder became a national story.
Word Origin and History for Dora

fem. proper name, short for Dorothy, Dorothea.

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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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