Origin: Greek

Meaning: “follower of Dionysus”

Variations, Nicknames and Sound Alikes:
Den, Denies, Denis, Dennes, Denney, Dennie,
Dennison, Denny, Dennys, Denys

Dennis TV and Movie Quotes:
“Dennis! Our lives are in your hands and you have
butterfingers?” Jurassic Park (1993)
“I’m this century’s Dennis The Menace.”
The Simpsons: Cape Feare (1993)
“You were lit up like Dennis Rodman at Christmastime.”
Wrongfully Accused (1998)

Famous people named Dennis or its variations

1. Dennis Keith Rodman (b. 1961), American basketball pro
2. Dennis William Quaid (b. 1954), American actor
3. Dennis Franz (b. 1944), American actor
born Dennis Franz Schlacta

Dennis Middle Names
Dennis Aristotle
Dennis Elwood
Dennis Jay
Dennis Milo
Dennis Raymond

Leave a comment below.

  1. Denis says:

    I need a special nickname for my name Denis

  2. AHHHHHBIE says:

    please give me a nickname


    • Cecilia says:

      Abby, Gail, Abster, Ab
      my sister’s name is Abigail, which is why i know all these nicknames. i prefer Abster, since our dad made it up.
      also, im jealous, cuz my name sounds like something from the victorian era. lol. like, Cecilia!? are u kidding me?
      You can’t even find a good nickname for cecilia. lol

  3. Jake Dennis says:


  4. Denis says:


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