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Boy Names Starting with De-

De- baby names and what they mean, with 119 results. De- names are used more often as masculine names. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex in the year 1992 (usage of 1.78%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.92%, down 48.5%), with names such as Deven becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier baby names here are Declan (#112), Deacon (#453), Dexter (#411), Denver (#900) and Desmond (#351), while Deeter (top 8%) and Deaton (2%) are common De- last names. Here is the list of De- names for girls.

De- names

De- - Deforest | Deiniol - Delling | Delmar - Denholm | Denis - Derell | Derland - Desmond | Destin - Deylin

De- - Deforest

De- and variantsDe-, var. Deandre1, Deangelo1, Deante, Deanthony, Dejon, Dejohn, Dejuan, Deleon, Delon, Delorean, Deloran, Demar, Demarco, Demarcos, Demario, Demarcus, Demarr, Demauri, Demond, Deondre, Demonte, Deontae, Deonte, Derelle, Deroyce, Deron, Desean, Deshawn, Deshay, Devane, Deval, Devante, Devaughn, Devaun, Devonn, Devell, Devonte, Dewayne, Dewitt
Derivative of American. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Usage of Deanthony and variants was up 2 decades ago and has become reduced, with Dewayne becoming somewhat outmoded.

Deacon and variantsDeacon, var. Deakin, Deecon, Deekon, Deke1, Dekle, Dekel
Based on Greek. "Dusty one; servant; messenger." Deakon is also a moderately common boys' name.

Dean and variantsDean, var. Deane, Deen, Dene, Deyn
From Old English word. "Valley; church official." Popular as last names, and Dean (top 1%) is comparable to common -ean last names Bean (top 1%), Wean (35%).

Deandre and variantsDeandre2, var. Deandrae, Deandray
From American element. Modern name combining Andre with the .. Widely used, with usage of 0.023% for Deandre and variants as baby names in 2015, higher than 0.022% a year ago.

Var. of Andre. From French, Greek languages. "Man, warrior." Deandre is a commonplace (upper 73%) masculine name. See also Deandrae.

Modern name combining Angelo with the .. Popularly used, with usage of 0.011% for Deangelo as a children's name in 2015, though lower than 0.011% the previous year.

Dearborn, var. Dearbourn, Dearburne, Deerborn
Source fr. Old English element. "Brook of the deer." Outside Top 2000.

Debonair, var. Debonnair, Debonnaire
Stems fr. French element. "Urbane, nonchalant." Outside Top 2000.

Surname .. Not in popularity charts.

Place name .. Decan and Decgan are creative variations. See also Desean.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deacon, Dean, Deandre, Deane, Deangelo

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deante, Deanthony, Declan, Dedric, Dedrick

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Dee, Deegan, Deforest, Dejon, Dejuan

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Demarco, Demarcus, Demario, Demond, Demonte

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deondre, Deontae, Deonte, Derek, Deron

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Desean, Deshawn, Devante, Devaughn, Devonte

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Dewayne, Dewitt

Decimus, var. Decio
From Latin language. "Tenth." Uncommon. Decimus, similar to Delius, Deus, has the -us ending.

Source fr. Irish language. .. The name of an Irish saint .. Adoption of Declan is at its most widespread today.

Var. of Daedalus. Origin fr. Greek element. "Craftsman." Rare, with the -us suffix for Dedalus, like Deus, Delius.

Dedrick and variantsDedrick1, var. Dedric
Based on Danish, Old German words. "People's ruler." Dedrick and forms peaked in popularity 5 decades ago.

Dietrich and variantsDedrick2, Derek, Deke2
Forms of Dietrich. Source fr. Old German element. "People's ruler." Adoption of Derek and variants was widespread in 1990 and is now reduced.

From Scottish language. Place name .. Also used for girls. Dee has faded in favor as a name for boys circa the 1880s.

Var. of Dargan. Based on Irish language. "Black-haired." Deegan became more trendy in 2015, rising +31 rankings as a birth name to reach #1110. See also Dugan.

Origin fr. Old English element. "Judge's child." Deems, like the similar Denys, occurs more usually as a surname.

Source fr. Hindi, Sanskrit languages. "Little lamp." Not in popularity charts.

Deforest and variantsDeforest, var. Defforest
From Middle English language. "Living near the forest." Deforest and Defforest are rare as masculine names, and Deforest exists frequently (top 7%) as a last name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for De- names for boys.

1. De- - Deforest
De- [Dewitt, ..], Deacon [Dekle, ..], Dean [Deyn, ..], Deandre [Deandray, ..], Andre [Deandre], Deangelo, Dearborn [Deerborn, ..], Debonair [Debonnaire, ..], Decatur, Deccan, Decimus [Decio], Declan, Daedalus [Dedalus], Dedrick [Dedric], Dietrich [Deke, ..], Dee, Dargan [Deegan], Deems, Deepak, Deforest [Defforest]

Daniel [Deiniol], Dion [Deyon, ..], Deion [Deon], Dejuan [Dewonn, ..], Dekel, Deker [Dekker, ..], Dakota [Dekowta, ..], Dalbert [Delbert, ..], Abdul [Del], Del, Delaney [Delany, ..], Delano, Albert [Delbert], Delbert, Delius [Delos, ..], Dell, Udell [Dell], Odell [Dell], Dallas [Delles], Delling

Delmar [Delmore, ..], Delmon [Delmont, ..], Delphin [Delvin, ..], Delroy [Delron, ..], Delton, Dalton [Delton], Delvin [Delwynn, ..], Demarcus [Demarquiss, ..], Damario [Demario], Demas, Dominic [Demingo, ..], Demetrius [Demitrius, ..], Demos [Demas], Dempsey [Dempsy], Dempster, Damian [Demyan], Denali, Denby [Denny, ..], Denham, Denholm

Denis [Denys], Denley [Denly, ..], Denman, Denmark, Dennis [Deon, ..], Dennison [Dennyson, ..], Denver, Denzel [Denzyl, ..], Deodar, Deon, George [Deorsa], Daquan [Dekwohnne, ..], Darold [Derrold, ..], Derby [Derbie, ..], Darby [Derby], Derek [Deryke, ..], Theodoric [Derrick, ..], Darroch [Derek], Darrick [Derek], Darrel [Deryll, ..]

Derland, Dermot [Dermott], Jeremiah [Dermott, ..], Deron [Derron], Darence [Derrance], Darin [Derrin, ..], Darren [Derron, ..], Darius [Derry, ..], Derry [Derrie], Darryl [Derryl], Darvin [Dervin], Durward [Derward], Durwin [Derwyn, ..], Darwin [Derwynn, ..], Derwin [Derwynn, ..], Des, Deshan [Deshal, ..], Deshawn [Deshon, ..], Desiderio [Dezi, ..], Desmond [Dezmond, ..]

Destin [Deston, ..], Destry [Destrie, ..], Detleff [Detlev, ..], Deus, Dev, Deval [Deven], Deverell [Deverel, ..], Devereux [Deveraux], Devin [Devynn, ..], Devine, Devlin [Devlyn, ..], Devon [Devyn, ..], Duane [Dewayne, ..], Dwayne [Dewayne], Dewey [Dewie, ..], Dewitt, Dontavius [Dewontavius], Dexter [Dexy, ..], Daylon [Deylin]

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