Given Name DENISE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: DU-NEEZ (French), də-NEES (English), də-NEE-sə (Dutch)   [details]

Meaning & History

French feminine form of DENIS.


1950s, 1960s, currently out of the US top 1000, Frasier characters, Stephen King characters, top 10 in France, trendy
VARIANTS: Denice, Deniece (English)
MASCULINE FORMS: Denis (French), Denis, Dennis (English), Dennis (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Denisa (Czech), Dionisia (Italian), Dionysia (Late Roman), Dye (Medieval English), Dionísia (Portuguese), Denisa (Romanian), Denisa (Slovak), Dionisia (Spanish)