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  1. Dennis(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

    Etymology: Old French saint's name Denis, brought to England by Normans; from Latin Dionysius, "follower of (the wine god) Dionysos".

  2. Dennis(ProperNoun)

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: Old French saint's name Denis, brought to England by Normans; from Latin Dionysius, "follower of (the wine god) Dionysos".

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. dennis

    The man who expresses the things he thinks other folks think he thinks.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Dennis' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2460

How to pronounce Dennis?

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How to say Dennis in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dennis in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dennis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Dennis in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg:

    It's clear Dennis Muilenburg's ouster was long overdue, under his watch, a long-admired company made a number of devastating decisions that suggest profit took priority over safety.

  2. Lee Jung Hoon:

    There's a lot of speculation why that's the case, kim Jong could be trying to put out this image as a humble guy, that he's not extravagant. In previous years, Kim Jong has distributed sweets to children on January 7, something Kim Jong grandfather and father were known to do on their birthdays. During a visit to North Korea two years ago, former NBA star Dennis Rodman sang.

  3. Dave Calhoun:

    Remember, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg didn't create this problem.

  4. Dennis Toner:

    I clearly would remember if we -- that is, if Tara and Dennis Toner -- had any kind of conversation regarding sexual harassment allegations, let alone something involving Vice President Biden. It would stick in my mind. It would be burned in my mind, i don't understand it.

  5. Dave Calhoun:

    From the vantage point of our board, Dennis has done everything right.

Images & Illustrations of Dennis

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