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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Denn

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons With the Last Name Denn

Matthew Denn is an Insurance Commissioner of Delaware, 45th Attorney General of Delaware, and 25th Lieutenant Governor of Delaware. Matthew was born on February 9th, 1966 in Wilmington, Delaware.



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Popularity of Denn as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Denn U.S.
  White 79.42% 64.26%
  African American 8.53% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.22% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.03% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.40% 16.26%

Of Last Name Denn

People with the last name Denn are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Denn

  • How Popular is the name Denn? As a last name Denn was the 18,633rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Denn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Denn is Wednesday, March 8th, 1882.
  • How unique is the name Denn? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Denn. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Denn: Your name in reverse order is Nned. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Denn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Denn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,477 people with the last name Denn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Denn? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Denn as their last name since less than 1 person in 200k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Denn born Jan 26, 1965

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 1225. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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