Dexter Name Meaning

Dexter meaning

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Variant Names of Dexter:

Dex, Dexy, Dexton,  Dex,  Dexton, Dexy.

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Dexter name was top ranked at 654 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 411 position in American during year 2015


Name Dexter has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 1314 position. 31357 numbers of people were named Dexter so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

Dexter Numerology :
Personality No. 3. People with name Dexter are jovial & love to talk. They also love children & pets. They are creative & try to do too many things. They must express themselves. They are very social & great uplifters. Person with Dexter having 3 as Personality number are ambitious & philosophical. They are versatile & have an optimistic attitude. They are zealous & conscientious. More Numerology

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  • Dexter name is obtained from a Latin adjective which means on the right hand side, skillful”.

Name Analysis of Dexter

Character Analysis of Dexter : Persons with the name Dexter feel compelled to build strong foundations for themselves and those around them, particularly family.

Love Life of Dexter : Persons are attracted by the strange things, unusual, quirky also want their sex life to be so.

Name Letter Analysis of Dexter

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

X : Persons are a creative & sensual who engages with people easily and soaks up information like a sponge

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Dexter

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Dexter is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Dexter is Cancer.

The name Dexter has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Dexter . The name Dexter having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Dexter are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Dexter

The name Dexter is suitable for baby born in Ashlesha nakshatra

Ashlesha Nakshatra: "The embrace"

Lord: Budh (Mercury)
Symbol: Serpent
Deity : Sarpas or Nagas, deified snakes
Indian zodiac: 16°40' - 30° Karka
Western zodiac 12°40' - 26° Leo
Other name options, having Ashlesha nakashatra are name starting with : Di,  Du,  De,  Do.

Famous Name Dexter

  • Dexter Cambridge

    is a Bahamian professional basketball player. A 6'7" 224 lb forward, he had a brief career in the National Basketball Association in early 1993[1] when he played for the Dallas Mavericks. Cambridge attended American institutions Lon Morris Junior College (in Jacksonville, Texas) and the University of Texas.


  • Douglas Dexter

    was a British Olympic fencer. He competed in the individual and team épée events at the 1936 Summer Olympics.


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