Denise

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French Denise, from Latin Dionysia, feminine form of Dionysius, a male name of Ancient Greek origin indicating "Dedication to Dionysus". Dionysus is the mythological Greek god of wine responsible for growth of the vines and the originator of winemaking.

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Denise

  1. A female given name originating from Ancient Greek.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used in medieval England, and newly borrowed from French in the 20th century.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Denise, from French Denise, from Latin Dionysia, feminine form of Dionysius, a male name of Ancient Greek origin indicating "Dedication to Dionysus".

Proper noun[edit]

Denise

  1. a female given name originating from Ancient Greek

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deːˈniː.zə/, /dəˈniː.zə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: De‧ni‧se
  • Rhymes: -iːzə

Proper noun[edit]

Denise f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Denise.

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French[edit]

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Denise ?

  1. A female given name, the feminine form of Denis.

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: Denise
  • English: Denise
  • German: Denise

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Denise.

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Denise f (genitive Denise')

  1. A female given name originating from French