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Boy Name: Debonair

Name: Debonair
Pronunciation: \d(e)-bo-nair\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Debonair's also a girl name)
Meaning: urbane, nonchalant
Origin: French
Variant forms: Debonnair, Debonnaire


Debonair \d(e)-bo-nair\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Debonair), is of French origin, and the meaning of Debonair is "urbane, nonchalant". Perhaps a Norman surname possibly meaning "of good lineage".

Debonair has 2 variant forms: Debonnair and Debonnaire.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Debonair.


Debonair 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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