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Boy Name: Dexton

Name: Dexton
Pronunciation: \dex-ton\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: right-handed, fortunate; one who dyes
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Daxton, Thaxter
Similar Names: Deston, Rexton, Sexton


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

The baby name Dexton sounds like Daxton and Thaxter. Other similar baby names are Deston, Rexton and Sexton.


Dexton 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)

« Previous Name Dextera
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