Dean (given name)

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Dean is a male given name, sometimes used as a middle name.

  • A name originated from the Greek word "δεκανός" ("dekanos"), which means "monk or dignitary in charge of (10) others", and Latin word "decanum", which means "chief of a group of (10)".
  • The name "Dean" also means "valley" in the Old English language, and "law" in Hebrew.
  • "Dean" or also spelled "Deen" means "religion" or "the way of life" in Arabic.

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