What does Dexter mean?
The meaning of Dexter is "fabric dyer".
Dexter is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Dex-ter.
The Given Name Dexter
Popular yet refined, the name is a great blend of character and flair.
Dexter is also great as a middle name.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Dexter Fowler, Dexter McCoil, and Dexter Morgan.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 380 in baby name popularity for boys with 782 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Dexter Related Names
- Dexter Fowler ~ Baseball Player
- Dexter McCoil ~ Football Player
- Dexter Morgan ~ Darkly Dreaming Dexter character
Dexter Name Fun
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