Dolores
Origin/Usage
Spanish
Pronunciation
də-LAWR-is
Meaning
Full of sorrows
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Dolores originates in Spanish language and means "full of sorrows". It is a very popular feminine given name in Spanish-speaking families since it refers to Virgin Mary of Sorrows, in Spanish La Virgen Maria de los Dolores. In English-speaking countries it has been in use since the end of the 19th century.

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Famous Dolores

Dolores Del Rio - Mexican actress
Dolores Duran - Brazilian singer
Dolores Gray - Broadway actress
Dolores O'Riordan - Irish singer
Dolores Pradera - Spanish singer

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