Doctor may refer to:



  • Physician, a doctor of medicine
  • Dentist, a doctor of dental medicine
  • Veterinarian, a doctor of veterinary medicine
  • Surgeon, a doctor of surgery
  • Podiatrist, a doctor of podiatry
  • Optometrist, a doctor of optometry
  • Chiropractor, a doctor of chiropractic



People named or nicknamed Doctor

  • Julius Erving (b. 1950), American basketball player
  • W. G. Grace (1848–1915), English cricketer
  • Doctor Willard Bliss (1825-1889), American physician
  • Doctor Greenwood (1860–1951), English footballer
  • Doctor Khumalo (b. 1967), South African footballer
  • Lindsay McDougall, Australian radio host
  • Valentino Rossi (b. 1979), Italian motorcycle racer
  • Dwight Gooden (b. 1964), American baseball player
  • Dr. John (b. 1940), American singer/songwriter, pianist and guitarist
  • Andre Dr. Dre Young(b. 1965), American Hip Hop Artist/Producer/Actor
  • André Doctor Dré Brown (b. 1963), American radio personality and former host of Yo! MTV Raps
  • Lou Holtz (Dr. Lou) Segment on ESPN for College Football
  • Doctor Brandon Dulle (1929-2005), German footballer
  • Martyn Lloyd-Jones (1899-1981), Welsh Protestant minister
  • Roland Rotherham, British historian and lecturer

Fictional characters

Film and television


Other uses

  • Doctor (comics)
  • DOCTER (optics), a German manufacturer of sports optics
  • DOCTOR, a script for Joe Weizenbaum's program ELIZA simulating a Rogerian psychotherapist
  • Doctors (novel), by Erich Segal
  • The Doctor, a painting by Luke Fildes
  • The Fremantle Doctor
  • Doctor's Associates, the parent company of the Subway restaurant chain
  • doctor blade, a thin scraper blade held against a rotating cylinder to remove, apply, or distribute a material on the cylinder

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  • Doctor — (s. ⇨ Arzt). 1. Alle Doctores haben das Mittelstück. – Eiselein, 122. 2. Au der besst Docter cha nit für alle Preste. (Aargau.) – Schweiz, 184, 9. 3. Besser der Doctor spricht s Leben ab, als der Jurist. Holl.: Het is beter, ter dood verwezen te… …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

  • Doctor — • The title of an authorized teacher Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Doctor     Doctor     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • doctor — DÓCTOR, doctori, s.m. 1. Persoană cu studii superioare care se ocupă cu vindecarea, tratarea sau prevenirea bolilor umane şi animale; medic. 2. Titlu ştiinţific înalt acordat de o instituţie academică sau de învăţământ superior; persoană care are …   Dicționar Român

  • doctor — doctor, ra (Del lat. doctor, ōris). 1. m. y f. Persona que ha recibido el último y preeminente grado académico que confiere una universidad u otro establecimiento autorizado para ello. 2. Persona que enseña una ciencia o arte. 3. Título que da la …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Doctor IQ — was an American radio and television game show. The radio version aired from 1939 to 1950 on the NBC and ABC networks. James McClain played the host, known as Doctor IQ . He was aided in his hosting duties by Lew Valentine.The television show ran …   Wikipedia

  • doctor — doc tor, n. [OF. doctur, L. doctor, teacher, fr. docere to teach. See {Docile}.] 1. A teacher; one skilled in a profession, or branch of knowledge; a learned man. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] One of the doctors of Italy, Nicholas Macciavel. Bacon. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Doctor X — may refer to: Doctor X (film), a 1932 Technicolor film starring Lee Tracy, Fay Wray and Lionel Atwill Alan E. Nourse, who used Doctor X as the pseudonym of his 1965 journal Intern Doctor X (wrestler), ring name of Mexican professional wrestler… …   Wikipedia

  • doctor — doctor, ra sustantivo masculino,f. 1. Persona que ha recibido el más alto grado universitario: doctor en Derecho, doctora en Física. 2. Uso/registro: coloquial. Médico: Doctor, ¿qué me pasa? 3. Origen …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • doctor — ► NOUN 1) a person who is qualified to practise medicine. 2) (Doctor) a person who holds the highest university degree. 3) Austral./NZ informal a cook on board a ship or in a camp or station. ► VERB 1) change in order to deceive; falsify. 2) …   English terms dictionary

  • Doctor — Doc tor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Doctored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Doctoring}.] 1. To treat as a physician does; to apply remedies to; to repair; as, to doctor a sick man or a broken cart. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] 2. To confer a doctorate upon; to make a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Doctor Ub'x — Publication information Publisher DC Comics First appearance Green Lantern Corps #201 (June 1986) Created by Steve Englehart (plot, script) Joe …   Wikipedia

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