What does Dermot mean?
Dermot [der-mot] as a boys' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Dermot is "free man". Actor Dermot Mulroney.
Associated with: irish.
(male) Darmot, Dermid, ..
(female) Dero, Derrit, ..
How popular is Dermot?
Dermot is a rare given name for men. Dermot is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Dermot (not ranked) are Jeremiah (#55 in 2015), Kermit and Derry. Adoption of these forms of Dermot was at its highest in 2010 (average #1350) and is almost as widespread today (#1351, 12.2% less usage), but with the form Kermit falling out of fashion. Jeremiah is the most chic baby name here. Below is a graphed analysis of the statistics of Dermot and related names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Recommended names are Daemon, Daimon, Damon▼, Dario▲, Darion▼, Darko, Darro, Darrol, Dart, Darton, Darwon (see Darwin), Daymon, Deacon▲, Deavon, Deems, Dejon, Dekota, Deleon, Delios, Delmar▼, Delmer▼, Delmon, Delmont, Delmor (see Delmar), Delmore, Delos, Delroi (see Delroy), Delron, Delton, Delvon, Demar, Demas, Demos, Denman, Derald, Derbie, Derby, Dereck, Derek▼, Derell, Deric, Derik, Derk, Deron, Derrek, Derrel, Derril, Derrin, Derrold (see Darold), Derron, Derryk, Dervon, Derwent, Derwin, Derwyn, Deryck, Deryll, Desmond▲, Deston, Deveon, Devlon, Devron, Deyon, Diderot, Diot, Doron, Dumont, Durant, Emmot, Heriot, Hermon▼, Heroot (see Cherut), Jerrot, Vermont and Wescot. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dermot.See names in meaning and etymology.