Dominique Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Dominique:
Bestowed upon both females and males in France, Dominique is from the Latin Dominicus (belonging to a lord), which is derived from dominus (a master, a lord).
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French, "Light of god" "of god"
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Dominique Ariane Swain (b. 1980), American actress
Dominique Margaux Dawes (b. 1976), American gymnast
Dominique Helena Moceanu (b. 1981), American gymnast
Dominique Elwes (b. 2007), daughter of English actor and writer Cary Elwes
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Dominique Francon, protagonist in Ayn Rand's novel "The Fountainhead"
Dominique Deveraux, character played by Diahann Carroll on the American TV series "Dynasty"
Dominique Weasley, youngest daughter of William "Bill" Weasley and Fleur Weasley (née Delacour) in J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" series.