Dominic Name Meaning & Origin

Dominic

Pronunciation: DAW-mi-nik (key)

Origin of the name Dominic:

Derived from the Latin Dominicus (belonging to a lord), which is from dominus (a lord, a master). Var: Domenic, Dominick, Dominyck, Dominyk, Domonic, Domonick. Short: Dom, Nick.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Comments and insights on the name Dominic: | Edit

Classy, trendy and a very hot names on the list. DOM rocks!

Personal experiences with the name Dominic: | Edit

he is very tall. rarely funny. ok memes

Nicknames for Dominic: | Edit

Dom, Domi, Nic, Nicky, Donni, Noddy

Domino, Dommy D

Meanings and history of the name Dominic: | Edit

From the Latin "of the Lord".

Famous real-life people named Dominic: | Edit

Dominic Cooper, actor
St. Dominic, Catholic saint and founder of the Dominican order
St. Dominic Savio, patron saint of Catholic youth and Altar boys
Dominic Monaghan, actor
Dominic Panganiban, webcomic artist and YouTube personality (Domics)
Dominic West, actor
Dominic Howard, drummer for the band Muse
Dominic, son of Steven Seagal
Dominic, son of Mario Lopes
Lorenzo Dominic, son of Snookie

Dominic in song, story & screen: | Edit

Dominic Fagazi played by Rene Angelil in the movie "Omerta"
Dom Cobb, played by Leonardo diCaprio in the movie 'Inception'
Dominic Toretto, played by Vin Diesel in the movie 'The Fast and the Furious'
Dominic Petros, a supervillain and member of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants under the name Avalanche from Marvel’s X-Men comics

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