Dwight is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English, Greek’ origin. The baby name Dwight means “Follower Of Zeus”.
Origin of the name is: “English, Greek”
Dwight is a Boy name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “DWIET”
Dwight Name Meaning:
Dwight is ultimately derived from Dionysus. Dionysus originates in Greek language and means “follower of Zeus”. Apart from being used as a male given name, Dwight also functions as a surname. In Greek mythology, Dionysos was the god of grape harvest, winemaking and wine.
It is a Christian baby name.
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Famous people with this name:
Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower, 34th U.S. president;
Dwight David Yoakam, American singer ;
Dwight Howard, American NBA basketball player;
Dwight Freeney, American NFL basketball player ;
Dwight Conroy Farrell, American rapper;
Dwight Lyman Moody (1837-1899), Christian Evangelist and Publisher, founder of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, IL;
Dwight Filley Davis, Sr., American politician and tennis player;
Dwight Devon Boyd Gayle, English professional footballer