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Pronunciation

deɪmiən

Origin

French

Meaning

This French spelling of Damian confers a romantic air to the gentle name meaning 'tamer'. Damian was the name of two ancient Greek scholars, the first a rhetorician and the second a physician, and Damian is to this day the patron saint of physicians. Kind and benevolent, this is a gorgeously warm name for a baby sweetie-pie.

Rank in the year 2015

Damien was ranked #487 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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