Dewayne - Meaning of Dewayne
[ 2 syll. de-way-ne, dew-a-yne ] The baby boy name Dewayne is pronounced Dah-WEY-N †. Dewayne's origin is English-American and Celtic, and its use, English. The name is derived from the combination of the prefix 'De-' and the name Wayne.
In addition, Dewayne is an English form of the English and Irish Duane.
Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of the name Dewayne.
Dewayne is an uncommon baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1966, 0.033% of baby boys were named Dewayne. Its ranking then was #303. The baby name has since steeply dropped in popularity, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly related to Dewayne, Wayne was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Dewayne include Daenin, Daenun, Daenyn, Daewan, Daewon, Daim, Dainin, Daitan, Daithin, Daitin, Daiwan, Dajuan, Dajuane, Damain, Damaine, Daman, Damaun, Damhán, Damian, and Damián.
† Pronunciation for Dewayne: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"