• Gender: Male
  • Origin: Irish
  • Meaning: Place Name In Ireland

What is the meaning of the name Desmond?

The name Desmond is primarily a male name of Irish origin that means Place Name In Ireland.

From an Irish surname, derived from the place name, Deasmhumhain, which means "South Munster."Name was used for families and men who came from that region in Ireland. Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize winner.

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Stats for the Name Desmond

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checkmark Desmond is currently #365 in U.S. births

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