Dwight

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from a Middle English female name Diot, a pet form of Dionysia, the feminine form of Dionysius.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdwaɪt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪt

Proper noun[edit]

Dwight

  1. A surname transferred from the given name.
  2. (chiefly US) A male given name transferred from the surname.
  3. A village and town in Illinois.
  4. A city and town in Kansas.
  5. A village in Nebraska.
  6. A city and village in North Dakota.

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Dwight.

Proper noun[edit]

Dwight

  1. a male given name from English