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First Name Directory - Starting with D

This site is dedicated to maintaining a database of first names from all over the world. We are still working to add all meanings to the names and sort them by gender, ethic and other behavior.

Most names come from the European and Arab area, especially italian, spanish, french and german firstnames.

Don is a masculine given name in the Irish language and a short form of another masculine given name in the English language. The Irish name is derived from the Irish donn; the name can either mean "brown", or "chief", "noble". The Irish name is a variant spelling of Donn. The English name is unrelated to the Irish name; this name is a short form of the given name Donald. Pet forms of this English name include: Donnie and Donny. It can also be a surname, also derived from "brown".
Darragh \d(a)-rra-gh\ is a name of Irish origin. The name is derived from the Irish word doire, which means "oak" or "Rascal." Darragh is frequently used in Ireland as either a male or a female given name, and it also occurs as a surname. Darragh is an anglicisation of the name Dáire. The spelling varies, with variations such as Dara, Dairi etc.
Dermot is a male first name of Irish origin (Irish Diarmuid or Diarmaid) of old Irish dí airmit "without order" within the meaning of "free man". Dermot is the anglicised version, and also serves as a variant of the Hebrew name Jeremiah. As a surname, Dermot occurs only very rarely, however, the McDermott surname is derived from the given name in patronymischer education.
The name Devin is a male as well as female first name and has its origins in the Irish and Gaelic languages. The name means as much as Bard (bard) or writer (poet). Other forms of the name are among other things also Devan or Deven, which also occur in the Indian room, or the less common Devyn. It has Indian origins in part and meant to resemble a God there. Davinia is also regarded as a female version of Devin where the name has its roots in the name of David.
Devon is a predominantly male first name of Irish or English origin in the English-speaking world.
Darren is a variant of the first name Darrell a common in the English-speaking male given name of Irish origin meaning "big" or other derivative. The name was originally a family name; Darren is only since the 20th century in use as a given name.
Declan is an ancient Irish given name anglicized form of an Irish Gaelic saint's name Declán, also Deaglán or Déaglán, or, in colloquial terms, Det, normally all capitalised when written.
Dónal is an Irish male name, the anglicised form of the Gaelic Domhnall (Irish also Dónall, Dónal), emerged from the old Celtic elements dumno (World) and val (domination), meaning "Lord of the world". A more anglicised form of the name is Donald.

In the data base are, apart from modern and traditional first names also American, Arab, Germans, English, French, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Latin, Dutch, Northern, Russian, Scandinavian, Slavian, Spanish, and Swedish first names.

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