Baby Name Roulette - Dexter

The Dexter name meaning originates from Olde English, an occupational surname meaning "dyer", and Latin meaning "right" (versus left) or "right-handed". Dexter serves as an adjective for "being situated on or being the side of a shield on the wearer's right and the observer's left". In etymological terms, we speak of dexterity. A constant but not overly popular name since the 1950's, Dexter surged in popularity circa 2012, corresponding to the popular, titular TV show.

Dexter Name Meaning: Cloth dyer. / Right-handed.
           
Gender: Male
Pronounced: DECK-stur
Origin: Olde English
Dexter Variations: Dex
Famous Dexters:
TV Series
Dexter
Football
Dexter Jackson
Singer
Dexter Holland
Actor
Dexter Fletcher
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Baby Name Roulette Dexter

Cloth dyer. / Right-handed.
Gender: Male
Pronounced: DECK-stur
Origin: Olde English

Dexter

The Dexter name meaning originates from Olde English, an occupational surname meaning "dyer", and Latin meaning "right" (versus left) or "right-handed". Dexter serves as an adjective for "being situated on or being the side of a shield on the wearer's right and the observer's left". In etymological terms, we speak of dexterity. A constant but not overly popular name since the 1950's, Dexter surged in popularity circa 2012, corresponding to the popular, titular TV show.

Dexter Variations:
Dex
Famous Dexters:
TV Series
Dexter
Football
Dexter Jackson
Singer
Dexter Holland
Actor
Dexter Fletcher

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