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Dwayne Meaning


What does Dwayne mean?

The name Dwayne is of Irish and English origin.

The meaning of Dwayne is "dark, black, little dark one".

Dwayne is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Dwayne.

The Given Name Dwayne

Dwayne is a variant of Duane. See Duane for further details.

Dwayne is quite a luminous name and a welcome find.

This great little boy name has a natural charm.

Dwayne remains a favorite due to its fearless and valiant nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Dwayne Harris, and Dwayne Johnson.

Dwayne Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 915 in baby name popularity for boys with 232 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 932 in baby name popularity for boys with 224 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Dwayne sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Dwayne Name Popularity Page.

Dwayne Related Names

Dwayne is a variant of Duane.

Variants of the name Dwayne include Dewayn, Dwane.

The name Dewayne is a form of Dwayne.

Famous Dwaynes

  • Dwayne Harris ~ Football Player
  • Dwayne Johnson ~ Actor

Dwayne Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Dwayne.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Dwayne Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Dwayne in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Dwayne.

Just for fun, see the name Dwayne in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Dwayne in Nautical Flags page.