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Boy Name: Dag

Name: Dag
Pronunciation: \dag\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: daylight
Origin: Scandinavian
Related Names: Dack
Sounds Like: Dago, Doug
Variant forms: Daeg, Dagget, Daggett, Dagny


Dag \dag\ as a boy's name is pronounced dag. It is of Scandinavian origin, and the meaning of Dag is "daylight". Mythology: the son of Night who brought the daylight as he rode his horse around the earth. U.N. Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize winner Dag Hammarskj?

Dag has 4 variant forms: Daeg, Dagget, Daggett and Dagny.

For more information, see also the related name Dack.

Baby names that sound like Dag are Dago and Doug.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Dag.


Dag is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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