Dorsa, Dordaneh, Dorreh

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Persian/Farsi
Meaning: “pearl—”

All three names are related. Dorsa means “pearl like,” Dordaneh means “pearl” and Dorreh means “big pearl.”

Iran hosts some of the oldest oyster beds in the world, where pearls have been harvested for thousands of years.

The oldest known pearl necklace was discovered in Iran, known as the Susa Necklace, it is on display in the Louvre and dates 500 years before the common era.

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