Dexter is a ♂ boy’s name.
Dexter derived from an Old English surname, but is as well of Latin origin.
Dexter means “one who dyes” (from Old English “deag” = dye/color), “skilled”, “right-handed” (from Latin “dexter”) or “one from Exeter” (from Latin “de exeter”).
The name Dexter is ranked #3774 overall.
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Last updated: 4/13/2022
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