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What does Dominique mean?

Dominique Pronunciation of Dominique as a girls' name (also used more regularly as boys' name Dominique) is pronounced dom-ih-NEEK. It is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Dominique is "lord". Feminine of Dominic. Appropriate for a girl born on Sunday, "the Lord's day". Olympic gymnasts Dominique Dawes, Dominique Moceanu.



VARIANTS Domaneke, Domanique, Domenica, Domeniga, Domenique, Dominee, Domineek, Domineke, Dominga, Domini, Dominica, Dominie, Dominika, Dominizia, Domino, Dominica, Domitia, Domorique, Meeka, Mika




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How popular is Dominique?

Dominique is a very popular first name for females (#672 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#11832 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Dominique was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #116 in the U.S. in the year 1992, and is currently at #1687. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dominique name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dominique outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Popular varying forms of Dominique (#1687 VIA LATEST LIST) are Mika (#1301), Domenica, Dominga and Dominica. Usage of these forms of Dominique reached its highest 3 decades ago (USAGE OF 0.16%) and has become much reduced since (USAGE 0.02%, 89.3% LESS). Dominique is the steady favorite, although Mika appears to be gaining popularity too, while Dominique has become less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dominique, Domenica, Dominga, Dominica, Mika in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dominique is alike in pronunciation to Diamonique. Other recommended sound-alike names are Anique, Anjanique (see Anjanette), Antonique, Danique, Dejanique, Dimitie, Domicia (see Domitilla), Domina, Domitila, Domitilia, Domitilla, Donnie, Donnisse (see Donna), Dorine, Ebonique, Janique, Jasminique, Jeanique, Jeannique, Jonique, Martinique, Monique, Ranique, Roderique, Shanique, Taminique (see Tamika), Tonique, Unique, Veranique, Verinique and Veronique. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dominique.

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