Given Name DENISE

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

Meaning & History

French feminine form of DENIS.
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)


1950s, 1960s, currently out of the US top 1000, feminine forms, Frasier characters, Stephen King characters, top 10 in France, trendy
Entry updated July 2, 2017