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Name Denise

Meaning:dedicated to DionysosTools:

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About the name Denise in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, French
Topics:Asteroid 667 Denise, discovered 1908
US 2013 rank:#760     ... 758:Kora, 759:Tabitha, 760:Denise, 761:Hadassah, 762:Kayden ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Denice, Denis, Denisa, Denisse, Beniese, Danice, Danuse, Dénes, Deniz, Deniz     Details
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About Dennis/Denise, the group of names with the same origin as Denise

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,  472:Deon USA 1994,  596:Dion USA 1990-1999,  962:Dionte USA 1990-1999
Somehow related to:Sidney/Sidney, Zeus
Old/original forms:Dionysios Old Greek, Dionysius Latin
Name variants:Denice, Denisa, Denise, Denisse, Dionisia, Dionne, Dénes, Denis, Dennis, Denny, Denys, Deon, Dinis, Dion, Dionigi, Dionisio, Dionte, Dionys, Dionysius   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesRankings
Austria2004 56,  1999 32
Austria/Vienna2003 38,  2002 33,  2001 35,  2000 26
England+Wales decades1974 92,  1964 38,  1954 291944 79
Sweden1998 93
Switzerland1997 197
USA decades1990-1999 199,  1980-1989 110,  1970-1979 53,  1960-1969 29
USA yearly2013 760,  2012 683,  2011 603,  2010 489,  2009 450,  2008 364,  2007 370,  2006 379,  2005 342,  2004 356,  2003 326,  2002 321,  2001 293,  2000 332,  1999 325,  1998 303,  1997 271,  1996 230,  1995 216,  1994 212
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