Dora may refer to:



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  • Dora, fictional character in the webcomic Erfworld
  • Dora Bianchi, fictional character in the webcomic Questionable Content
  • Doraemon, Japanese anime and manga
  • Dora the Explorer, American television program aimed at young children
  • Nymphadora Tonks, fictional character in the Harry Potter universe
  • Dora, one of Lazarus Long's primary spacecraft, and her sentient integral computer, in various interrelated novels by science fiction author Robert A. Heinlein
  • Dora Spenlow, fictional character in David Copperfield by Charles Dickens


Other uses

  • Dora (grape), another name for the Italian wine grape Fortana
  • 668 Dora, main belt asteroid
  • "Dora", 1984 song by Ambitious Lovers from the album Envy
  • Dora (case study) of Sigmund Freud, described in A Case of Hysteria
  • Dora Mavor Moore Award for Canadian professional theatre
  • EV-DO Revision A standard, abbreviated DOrA
  • HRT Dora, Croatian music festival and preselection venue for the Eurovision Song Contest
  • Hurricane Dora, 1964 hurricane which was the first and last to hit Jacksonville, Florida
  • Tropical Storm Dora, various storms in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans
  • In computer networking, DORA is an acronym used to describe the Discover, Offer, Request, Acknowledge process in the DHCP protocol
  • Dora, a designated bonus tile used in Japanese Mahjong
  • Titular diocese of Dora
  • Dumb Dora, a slang term from the 1920s meaning idiotic woman

See also

  • Doralice
  • Dorothea (disambiguation)
  • Theodora (disambiguation)

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