Dominic
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
DAHM-ə-nik
Meaning
Lord's child
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Dominic originates in Latin language and means "Lord's child". Having been borne by numerous saints, the name became popular mainly within Roman Catholic families, often given to boys born on Sunday. As a masculine given name, it has lately won back its former popularity in the United States.

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