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Boy Name: Dermot

Name: Dermot
Pronunciation: \d(e)-rmot, der-mot\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: free man
Origin: Irish
Related Names: Derry, Kermit, Jeremiah
Sounds Like: Diarmait, Diarmaid
Variant forms: Dermott, Diarmid, Diarmuld


Dermot \d(e)-rmot, der-mot\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Dermot is "free man". Actor Dermot Mulroney.

Dermot has 3 variant forms: Dermott, Diarmid and Diarmuld.

For more information, see also related names Derry, Kermit and Jeremiah.

Baby names that sound like Dermot are Diarmait and Diarmaid.

View a list of the 5 names that reference Dermot.


Dermot 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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