Dorcas

Meaning

Biblical Meaning:

The name Dorcas is a Biblical baby name. In Biblical the meaning of the name Dorcas is: A female roe-deer.

Greek Meaning:

The name Dorcas is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Dorcas is: Gazelle. Famous bearer: The New Testament Dorcas who 'abounded in good deeds and gifts of mercy,' was a charitable woman raised from the dead by St Peter.

Shakespearean Meaning:

The name Dorcas is a Shakespearean baby name. In Shakespearean the meaning of the name Dorcas is: The Winter's Tale' Shepherdess.

American Meaning:

The name Dorcas is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Dorcas is: A female roe-deer.

Numerology

expression Number: 6

for harmony and balance in their lives, and respond positively to beautiful things.

SoulUrge Number: 7

People with this name have a deep inner need for quiet, and a desire to understand and analyze the world they live in, and to learn the deeper truths.