Dominic

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English and Irish: from the Late Latin name Dominicus (a derivative of dominus lord; cf. CYRIL (SEE Cyril)). It is used mainly by Roman Catholics, in honour of St Dominic (1170–1221), founder of the Dominican order of monks.
Variant: Dominick (an old spelling, still in occasional use).
Cognates: French: DOMINIQUE (SEE Dominique). Italian: Domenico. Spanish: Domingo. Catalan: Domenge. Basque: Txomin. Polish, Czech: Dominik. Hungarian: Domonkos.

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