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Gender: Male

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Belonging to the Lord

Pronunciation: DAH-mi-nik, dɑˈmɪnɪk, D AA M AH N IH K

Popularity Rank: #2,033

On this page:

  • 1. Dominic Meaning
  • 2. Dominic Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Dominic
  • 4. Translations of Dominic
  • 5. Dominic Name Popularity
  • 6. Dominic popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Dominic
  • 8. Nicknames for Dominic
  • 9. Dominic Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Dominic

Dominic Meaning

Derived from the Latin name Dominicus, meaning 'belonging to the Lord' or 'of the Lord'. It was traditionally given to boys born on a Sunday, 'Dominica dies' in Latin.

Dominic also means "Belonging to the Lord, Lord, Form of Dominick".

Dominic is commonly found in United States of America, United Kingdom, Germany, and 87 more countries.

Dominic Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: DAH-mi-nik

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): dɑˈmɪnɪk

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: D AA M AH N IH K

D: Pronounce as in "dog" (D AO G)

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

M: Pronounce as in "man" (M AE N)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Dominic

Dominic Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Dominic is recorded 32,562 times globally, ranking it as the 2,033th most common name worldwide.

Dominic is most prevalent in United States of America, with 7,047 occurrences, making it the 719th most popular name in the country.

In United Kingdom, the name Dominic is found among 1 in every 92 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Dominic Popularity by Country

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United States of America#7191 : 257
United Kingdom#3211 : 92
Germany#3611 : 140
Nigeria#5561 : 461
South Africa#1,4931 : 1,692
Canada#4291 : 266
Malaysia#1,2681 : 1,866
Switzerland#2391 : 181
Ghana#2311 : 225
Austria#2651 : 153
Italy#2,6281 : 1,752
Singapore#5831 : 845
Hong Kong#5521 : 662
Mexico#1,9471 : 1,486
Ireland#4311 : 168
Netherlands#1,4241 : 751
Colombia#2,9941 : 2,958
France#4,0041 : 3,916
Saudi Arabia#7,6871 : 9,010
United Arab Emirates#2,6921 : 3,504
Peru#2,3811 : 3,421
Chile#2,0191 : 2,605
Belgium#1,7901 : 1,307
Philippines#7051 : 1,341
Qatar#2,0321 : 3,064
Spain#4,2241 : 4,297
Oman#4,2351 : 5,228
Bolivia#2,2631 : 2,951
Kuwait#3,7851 : 5,982
Cameroon#2,0881 : 4,270
Guatemala#1,8721 : 2,420
India#6,0541 : 9,709
Costa Rica#1,9061 : 1,759
Malta#2911 : 329
Jamaica#8361 : 1,349
Sudan#10,7961 : 22,031
Panama#2,4211 : 3,639
China#1,1191 : 2,801
Bahrain#3,2741 : 5,832
Macao#1,3581 : 2,522
Sweden#2,4071 : 2,714
Bangladesh#9,5581 : 15,193
Botswana#9211 : 2,572
Algeria#20,6981 : 40,317
Namibia#1,4451 : 4,085
Turkey#17,8281 : 32,702
Argentina#3,9231 : 6,966
Libya#9,5951 : 20,327
Russia#11,0351 : 13,124
Iran#5,1821 : 6,151
Morocco#21,7251 : 36,310
Ecuador#1,1721 : 2,172
Brazil#14,4101 : 30,063
Poland#1,8481 : 2,838
Czechia#1,9711 : 2,846
Finland#2,7721 : 4,572
Egypt#53,6061 : 91,760
Japan#2,1441 : 3,796
Taiwan#3,0911 : 9,141
Brunei Darussalam#1,1081 : 3,601
Palestine#11,1441 : 15,090

List of countries the name Dominic is rarely found

Dominic popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Dominic from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Dominic

Nicknames for Dominic

Domi, Dom, Nico, D-Money, Domster, D-Man, Domi Bear, Big D, The Domster, Domination

Dominic Name Poster

Dominic Name Poster

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