• Gender: Male
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Dyer Of Clothes

What is the meaning of the name Dexter?

The name Dexter is primarily a male name of English origin that means Dyer Of Clothes.

English occupational surname, like Baxter for baker.
Also Latin meaning "main-handed, dextrous"

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Felix, Oliver, Jasper, Declan, Finn, Archer, Emmett, Penelope, Violet, Hazel, Charlotte, Scarlett, Olivia, Freya

Names like Dexter:

Desiderio, Dextra, Doctor, Destry, Daughtry, Desdra, Desideria

Stats for the Name Dexter

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checkmark Dexter is currently #533 in U.S. births