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Girl Name: Dextera

Name: Dextera
Pronunciation: \dex-te-ra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: one who dyes; right-handed, fortunate
Origin: Latin


Dextera \dex-te-ra\ as a girl's name is a variant of Dextra (Old English, Latin), and the meaning of Dextera is "one who dyes; right-handed, fortunate".

Similar baby names are Deitra and Deetra.


Dextera is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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