See also: denis, dénis, and Dênis

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Denis

  1. A male given name from Ancient Greek, a mostly British spelling variant of Dennis.
    • 1599, William Shakespeare, King Henry the Fifth, Act V, Scene II:
      Shall not thou and I, between Saint Denis and Saint George, compound a boy, half French, half English, that shall go to Constantinople and take the Turk by the beard?

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Dionȳsius, borrowed from Ancient Greek Διονύσιος (Dionúsios).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /də.ni/
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Denis m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Dennis; originally given in honor of a third century bishop of Paris, the patron saint of France.
  2. A surname based on the given name.

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Alternative formsEdit

  • Dennis (borrowed from English)

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Denis

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Dennis, borrowed from French Denis.

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Denis m (Cyrillic spelling Денис)

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Dennis, Denis

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SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French Denis.

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Denis m (genitive Denisa, nominative plural Denisovia) declension pattern chlap

  1. A male given name.

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Further readingEdit

  • Denis in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk