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Name Desmond

Meaning:from south MunsterTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Irish
US 2015 rank:#351     ... 349:Allen, 350:Atticus, 351:Desmond, 352:Shawn, 353:Grady ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Desmona, Damond, Dermod, Diamond, Diamond, Edmond, Egmond     Details
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About Desmond, the group of names with the same origin as Desmond

Meaning/translation:from south Munster
Language of origin:Old Irish
Info about origin:from a family name derived from Gaelic Deas-Mhumhan meaning from south Munster
 Munster is a province in Ireland
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:65:Desmond England+Wales 1924
Old/original forms:Deasmhumhan Old Irish
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England+Wales decadesGraph1934 88,  1924 65
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 3401980-1989 357
USA yearlyGraph2015 351,  2014 329,  2013 330,  2012 339,  2011 358,  2010 351,  2009 384,  2008 411,  2007 425,  2006 463,  2005 471,  2004 466,  2003 454,  2002 423,  2001 397,  2000 375,  1999 351,  1998 352,  1997 3081996 375,  1995 361,  1994 359,  1993 335
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