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Denis meaning and name origin
Denis \d(e)-nis\ as a boy's name is pronounced de-NEES. It is of French origin. Variant of Dionysius. Saint Denis (third century) was the first bishop of Paris and is the patron saint of France. Actor Denis Leary.
Denis has 1 variant form: Denys.
For more information, see also the related name Dennis.
Baby names that sound like Denis are Denies, Teunis, Dennys, Dennes and Deonys.
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Popularity of Denis
Denis is a very popular first name for men (#577 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5199 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)
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