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Name Dénes

Meaning:dedicated to DionysosTools:

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Languages of use:Hungarian
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Denis, Denys, Enes, Aeneas, Agnes, Agnès, Ágnes, Benas, Benen, Dane     Details
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About Dennis/Denise, the group of names with the same origin as Dénes

Meaning/translation:dedicated to Dionysos
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:from the Greek name Dionysios which means dedicated to Dionysos
 in Greek mythology Dionysos is the god of wine, a son of Zeus and Semele
 the name of the god consists of dios (of Zeus) and nysa, the name of a legendary mountain
 known from Saint Dionysius (3rd century AD), one of the 14 Holy Helpers
 the French city of Saint Denis is named after this saint
Words:dios = of Zeus  Old Greek
Topics:14 Holy Helpers, Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:7:Dennis Germany/West 1986,  7:Denisa Romania 2009,  13:Denis Romania 2009,  16:Dinis Portugal 2011,  26:Denise Austria/Vienna 2000,  77:Dénes Hungary 2002,  98:Denisse Mexico 2010,  115:Dion Switzerland/German 2013,  472:Deon USA 1994,  693:Denisha USA 1994
Somehow related to:Sidney/Sidney, Zeus
Old/original forms:Dionysios Old Greek, Dionysius Latin
Name variants:Denice, Denisa, Denise, Denisha, Denisse, Dionisia, Dionne, Dénes, Denis, Dennis, Denny, Denys, Deon, Dinis, Dion, Dionigi, Dionisio, Dionte, Dionys, Dionysius   Sortable list   Details

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HungaryGraph2014 79,  2013 80,  2012 94,  2010 94,  2009 95,  2008 93,  2007 98,  2006 98,  2005 91,  2004 95,  2003 92,  2002 77