Dennis
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
DEN-is
Meaning
Follower of Zeus
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Dennis originates in Greek language and means "follower of Zeus". It is derived from Dionysos, the Greek god of grape harvest, winemaking and wine. Dennis is a popular masculine given name not only in the United States, but also in many countries over the world. It functions as a surname as well.

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