Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. DEH-nees

Meaning & History

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

Related Names

VariantsDionísio(Portuguese) Diniz(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Dinis(Portuguese (European))
Other Languages & CulturesDeion(African American) Dionysios, Dionysius, Dion(Ancient Greek) Dzianis(Belarusian) Dionysius(Biblical) Denis(Croatian) Denis(Czech) Dennis(Dutch) Denis, Dennis, Den, Denny, Deon, Dion(English) Denis(French) Denis, Dennis(German) Dionysios(Greek) Dénes(Hungarian) Dionisio(Italian) Tenney(Medieval English) Denis, Dionisie(Romanian) Denis(Russian) Denis, Dionýz(Slovak) Denis(Slovene) Dionisio(Spanish) Denys(Ukrainian)
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Entry updated February 28, 2019