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  1. Dennisnoun

    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. Dennisnoun

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

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  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. Patrice Andrews:

    When Tyrone Dennis think of what the line of work calls for and what they're having to do, they're wanting to be compensated, Tyrone Dennis know, but also to they've got to be able to support their families. Tyrone Dennis know, we have officers that can't even qualify for apartments because their, their income doesn't match up with what the apartments require. That's a problem.

  2. Arthur Fogel:

    With profound sadness we confirm that Dennis Sheehan, U2's longstanding tour manager and dear friend to us all, has passed away overnight, our heartfelt sympathy is with his wonderful family.

  3. Katherine Ramsland:

    When I first wrote to Dennis Rader, Dennis Rader appreciated the fact that I had academic credentials and that I was also an expert on serial killers because I had done a lot of writing on them prior to talking with him, but Dennis Rader had a test for me. Dennis Rader wanted me to solve some codes that Dennis Rader sent me.

  4. Roger Stanton:

    What Mr. Dennis may have thought was a nickel and dime theft was, in the end, the equivalent of a major bank heist, now, he will be a convicted felon who must repay all the stolen money.

  5. Boyd Smith:

    The Tuttle family respects Kim Ogg’s effort to prosecute those who are responsible for murdering Dennis Tuttle but to have that process delayed because of the behavior of a single prosecutor is more than disappointing-it hurts, what seems to be lost here is any focus on what this family has gone through, what they continue to go through….

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