English from French
"from Orsay"

Dorsey Origin and Meaning

The name Dorsey is a boy's name of English origin meaning "from Orsay".

Associated all through the swing years with bandleader brothers Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey.

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Dorsey Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Dorsey

  • Ryan DorseyAmerican actor
  • Christopher DorseyAmerican rapper
  • Josey Hollis Dorseyson of actors Naya Rivera and Ryan Dorsey

Dorsey in Pop Culture

  • Jimmy DorseyBig Band Leader, 1930s,1950s
  • Tommy DorseyKing of Swing