Dexter

♂ Name Dexter – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Dexter

Dexter is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Dexter

Dexter derived from an Old English surname, but is as well of Latin origin.

Meaning of Dexter

Dexter means “one who dyes” (from Old English “deag” = dye/colour), “skilled”, “right-handed” (from Latin “dexter”) or “one from Exeter” (from Latin “de exeter”).

Pronunciation of Dexter

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Name Statistic: Dexter is ranked #3723 overall ↓↓ -104

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 6276 ↓↓ -121
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 1828 ↓ -35
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 7298 ↑↑ 225
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2279 ↓ -19
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 7331 ↓ -27
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 5779 ↓ -63
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1865 ↓ -65
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 7322 ↑ 37
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 8829 ↓↓ -954
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7441 ↓↓ -179
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 915 ↓ -22
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3126 ↓↓ -138
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8934 ↑ 46
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3730 ↓ -25
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1314 ↑↑ 143
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1966 ↓ -69
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 8378 ↓ -47
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1900 ↑ 50
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3465 ↓↓ -188

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