Doris

geographical name
Do·​ris | \ ˈdȯr-əs How to pronounce Doris (audio) , ˈdär-\

Definition of Doris

1 ancient country in central Greece between the Oeta Mountains and Mount Parnassus
2 ancient district of southwestern Asia Minor on the coast of Caria

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