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  1. Dennisnoun

    A male given name from Ancient Greek.

  2. Dennisnoun

    A patronymic surname.

  3. 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. 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.

  2. Katherine Ramsland:

    My initial impression of Dennis Rader was that Dennis Rader wanted to challenge me, and what surprised me was the fact that there was n’t anything in Dennis Rader background that would correspond with the typical formula we have of serial killers. I recently heard a detective say that all serial killers have trauma in their background. He was wrong about that.

  3. Greg Norman:

    I'm disappointed, but I'm not going to run around like Dennis Rodman and head-butt somebody. (after losing the Masters tournament)

  4. Yusaku Maezawa:

    When [ millionaire ] Dennis Tito flew back in 2001, his training was quite long. I think it was six months or more, because nobody had really done it before, over the years, we've been able to trim some of the fat out of the training requirements.

  5. Secretary Walsh:

    As I said on February 3, I was not aware of these serious allegations until after I appointed Dennis White as police commissioner. Neither the allegations nor Internal Affairs files were shared with me in 2014, or during any other consideration of Dennis White, had I known, I would not have chosen Dennis White for police commissioner or any other role.

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