Name Dean Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Dean


Dean is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Dean?

The name Dean is of Latin and Old English origin.

What does the name Dean mean?

Dean means “dean” (from Middle English “deen” or Latin “decanus” = dean/chief of ten) and “living in a valley” (from Old English “dene/denu” = valley).

Pronunciation of Dean

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Popularity of the name Dean

The name Dean is ranked #2540 overall.

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