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Boy Name: Damascus

Name: Damascus
Pronunciation: \d(a)-mas-cus, dam(a)-scus\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: from Damascus
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Damaskinos
Similar Names: Damarcus, DeMarcus, Demarkus


Damascus \d(a)-mas-cus, dam(a)-scus\ as a boy's name is a variant of Damaskenos (Greek), and the meaning of Damascus is "from Damascus".

The baby name Damascus sounds like Damaskinos. Other similar baby names are Damarcus, DeMarcus and Demarkus.


Damascus 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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