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Boy Name: Den

Name: Den
Pronunciation: \den\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: follower of Dionysius; son of Dennis
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Dan, Dean, Deyn, Dene, Deen, Deon, Don
Similar Names: Del, Ben, De-, Dee, Des, Dev, Ken, Len, Pen, Ren


Den \den\ as a boy's name is a variant of Dennis (Greek, English) and Dennison (Old English), and the meaning of Den is "follower of Dionysius; son of Dennis".

The baby name Den sounds like Dan, Dean, Deyn, Dene, Deen, Deon and Don. Other similar baby names are Del, Ben, De-, Dee, Des, Dev, Ken, Len, Pen and Ren.

View a list of the 5 names that reference Den.


Den 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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