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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Dom"i*nus
Master; sir; -- a title of respect formerly applied to a knight or a clergyman, and sometimes to the lord of a manor.

Etymology: L., master. See Dame

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A clergyman; especially a settled minister or parson

Borrowing from Latin dominus (“master”). See dame.

  1. master; sir; a title of respect formerly applied to a knight or clergyman, and sometimes to the lord of a manor

dominus was also found in the following language(s): Esperanto and Latin

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Fun Facts about the name Dominus

  • How Popular is the name Dominus? Dominus is the 64,760th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dominus have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17 babies born with the first name Dominus in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dominus? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2011 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dominus first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dominus is Friday, March 18th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Dominus born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dominus was in 2015 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Dominus: Your name in reverse order is Sunimod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Miusdon. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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