English, diminutive of Dorothy
"gift of God"

Dot Origin and Meaning

The name Dot is a girl's name of English origin.

Old-fangled nickname could make era short form or middle name.

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Famous People Named Dot

  • DorothyMarie "Dot" Jones, American actress
  • Dorothy Elliot "Dot" AllisonScottish singer,songwriter
  • Dorothea "Dot" FarleyAmerican actress
  • Dorothy "Dot" RichardsonAmerican softball player and physician
  • Dorothy "Dot" GermainAmerican golfer
  • Dot LaughtonAustralian cricketer
  • Dorothy "Dot" LemonAmerican aviatrix
  • Dot WilkinsonAmerican softball player

Dot in Pop Culture

  • Dorothy “Dot” Williamscharacter on Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries
  • Dorothy "Dot" Cottoncharacter on British soap "EastEnders"
  • Dot Tattlerconjoined twin character on TV's "American Horror Story: Freak Show"; twin of Bette
  • Princess Dotant in Pixar's "A Bug's Life"
  • Dot Warner (born Princess Angelina Contessa Louisa Francesca Banana Fanna Bo Besca the Third)a character on animated series "Animaniacs"
  • Dotcharacter in musical "Sunday in the Park with George"
  • Little Dotcharacter in Havey Comics
  • Dotanimated mascot for PBS network along with brother Dash
  • Dot Matrixcharacter on animated series "ReBoot"
  • Dot Cometmain character on animated series "Dot"
  • "Dot and the Kangaroo" 1899 children's book by Ethel C. Pedley
  • "Dot and Tot of Merryland" a 1901 novel by L. Frank Baum
  • Pip and Dotfictional character in the 2017 video game "Cuphead"

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