First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Denman

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

N is for notable, distinguished are your feats

Notable Persons Named Denman

Notable Persons Named Denman

Denman Ross

Denman Ross was an art historian, art collector, and painter. Denman was given the name Denman Waldo Ross in 1853. He left this life in 1935.

Denman Maroney

Denman was born in 1949.

Denman Thompson

Denman Thompson was a playwright and actor. Denman was born on October 15th, 1833 in Girard, Pennsylvania. He left this life in 2015.

Denman Fink

Denman was born in 1880. He breathed his last breath in 1956.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Denman

Notable Persons With the Last Name Denman

David Denman

David Denman is an actor. He has been prominent since 1997. David was born on July 25th, 1973 in Newport Beach, California, U.S.

Paul Spencer Denman

Paul Spencer Denman is a musician. He plays Bass guitar. He was most prominent from 1980 to present. Paul was born on July 29th, 1957 in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.

Tony Denman

Tony was born on October 22nd, 1979 in Minneapolis.

The Lord Denman

The Lord Denman was an office holder. The was born on July 23rd, 1779 in London. He died on September 26th, 1854.

John Leopold Denman

John was born on November 15th, 1882 in Brighton. He left this life on June 5th, 1975.

Dr Thomas Denman

Dr Thomas Denman was a physician. Dr was born in 1733 in Bakewell. He left this life in 1815.

  • George Denman
  • Ulysses Grant Denman
    24th Ohio Attorney General
  • Richard, 1st Baronet Denman
  • Herbert Denman

Common last names for Denman

  • Thompson
  • Smith

Common first names for Denman

  • William
  • Robert
  • James
  • John
  • Mary
  • Charles
  • George
  • Joseph
  • Walter
  • Ruth
  • Frank
  • Richard
  • Arthur
  • Earl

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Denman U.S.
  White 87.12% 64.26%
  African American 8.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.38% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.47% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.56% 16.26%

Of Last Name Denman

People with the last name Denman are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Denman

  • How Popular is the name Denman? Denman is the 30,692nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Denman was the 5,660th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Denman have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 161 babies born with the first name Denman in the United States. That's more than enough people named Denman to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Denman? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Denman first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Denman is Friday, July 19th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Denman born? The highest recorded use of the first name Denman was in 1922 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Denman: The name spelled backwards is Namned. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Mdnane. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Denman? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,133 people with the last name Denman.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Denman? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Denman as their last name.
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