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dean

FORM OF:
surname
LANGUAGE FAMILY:
indo-european > germanic > west germanic > old english (anglo-saxon)
ORIGIN:
old english (anglo-saxon) 
NAME ROOT:
DENU > DENE > DEAN
MEANING:
This name of Anglo-Saxon origin is a topographical surname for a "dweller in the valley", deriving from the Old English pre 7th Century "denu", meaning "valley". Alternatively origin is from the Danish “Daner (Danes)”, from the Old Norse "Danir". Replaced native Old English "Dene". Both forms ultimately descend from Proto-Germanic "*daniz", meaning: A person from Denmark or of Danish descent, or a member of the Danes, a Germanic tribe inhabiting the Danish islands and parts of southern Sweden.

Usage

  • danishdanish
  • englishenglish
  • finnishfinnish
  • germangerman
  • greenlandicgreenlandic
  • norwegiannorwegian
  • swedishswedish

Related names

VARIANTS
english
dane, dene, deane
FEMININE
english
dayna

Use in other languages

LANGUAGES
old norse
DanR

Geographical spread (only living languages)

Popularity & Ranking

#238UNITED STATES RANKING

Social Security AdministrationThe U.S.A. popularity ranking comes from US Government Social Security Administration.

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New Age curiosities (only for entertainment purposes)

6
Numerological Values:
6

Number 6 is associated with nurturing, sympathy, balance, civic sense and responsibility. People with name-number 6 place high priority on family. They are also willing to shoulder responsibilities and execute them in the best manner possible.

Chakra Number:
6: The number of the Third Eye "Ajna"

Indigo is the color of the sixth energy centre - your third eye chakra. It is the color that opens the consciousness and brings awareness to higher planes and connects us with the spiritual world. Discover the hidden meanings within this deep blue color.

Color meaning:

The color indigo is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. It promotes deep concentration during times of introspection and meditation, helping you achieve deeper levels of consciousness. It is a color which relates to the "New Age" - the ability to use the Higher Mind to see beyond the normal senses with great powers of perception. It relies on intuition rather than gut feeling.

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Name Songs

Song Artist
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Dean Palmer, American Baseball Player
Dean Rusk (1909–1994), U.s. Secretary Of State
Dean Schofield (born 1979), English Rugby Union Player
Dean Smith (born 1931), American Basketball Coach
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