"stranger, exile"

Doran Origin and Meaning

The name Doran is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "stranger, exile".

Strong but gentle Irish last-name-first. Could bring to mind long-running rock group Duran Duran.

Doran in Pop Culture

  • Doran the Dragonlovercharacter in Emily Rodda's "Deltora" series
  • Doran Martellthe prince of Dorne in George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" series and HBO's "Game of Thrones"