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Boy Name: Dex

Name: Dex
Pronunciation: \dex\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: right-handed, fortunate; one who dyes
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Dax, Dexy, Dix, Tex
Similar Names: Lex, Des, Rex

Description

Dex \dex\ as a boy's name is a variant of Dexter (Latin, Old English), and the meaning of Dex is "right-handed, fortunate; one who dyes".

The baby name Dex sounds like Dax, Dexy, Dix and Tex. Other similar baby names are Lex, Des and Rex.

Popularity

Dex 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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