The name Dimitar is primarily a male name of Slavic origin that means Devotee Of Demeter.
Bulgarian and Macedonian form of Demetrius. Common nicknames include Mitko, Mite, Mito, Dimo, Dimko, and Dimka.
Famous bearers include: Dimitar Agura, Bulgarian historian. Dimitar Blagoev, Bulgarian political leader. Dimitar Dimov, dramatist/novelist and veterinary surgeon. Dimitar Yakimov, Bulgarian footballer. Dimitar Zograf, 19th century Bulgarian painter.