Given Name DINIS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: dee-NEESH (European Portuguese), jee-NEES (Brazilian Portuguese)  [details]

Meaning & History

Portuguese form of DENIS, used mainly in Portugal as opposed to Brazil (where Dênis is more common).


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VARIANTS: Dionísio, Dênis, Diniz
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Deion (African American), Dionysios, Dionysius, Dion (Ancient Greek), Dionysius (Biblical), Denis (Croatian), Denis (Czech), Dennis (Dutch), Denis, Dennis, Den, Denny, Deon, Dion (English), Denis (French), Denis, Dennis (German), Dionysios (Greek), Dionysos (Greek Mythology), Dénes (Hungarian), Dionisio (Italian), Tenney (Medieval English), Denis, Dionisie (Romanian), Denis (Russian), Denis, Dionýz (Slovak), Denis (Slovene), Dionisio (Spanish), Denys (Ukrainian)
Entry updated August 16, 2017