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What does Dekle mean?

Dekle Pronunciation of Dekle [dek-le] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of the name Dekle is "dusty one; servant; messenger". Dekle is a version of Deacon (Greek).

Associated with: greek, servant, messenger (prophet).


Dekle has 1 variant: Dekel.

3 more alternative forms via Deacon: Deakin, Deekon and Deke.

Creative forms:
(male) Dekke, Dele, ..

(female) Dekla, Deklet, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dekle Kingston (D.K.), ..

How popular is Dekle?

Dekle is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#24807 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Deacon (#453 from recent data) is the only prominent alternative form of Dekle (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. This form of Dekle was at the apex of its popularity in the year 2014 (#421) and has remained as popular to this day. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deacon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dekle and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Beale, Berle, Daile, Dale, Dalle, Dayle, Deane, Dee, Deker, Dekker, Del, Deli, Dell, Delles, Dene, Denley, Denlie, Denly, Detlef (see Detleff), Detlev, Devlen, Dewie, Doyle, Duke, Kelle, Merle, Neale, Neile, Peale, Peele and Verle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dekle.

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