Dene is a gender-neutral respelling of the British name Dean. In Old English, it means "valley," making it a perfect choice for a free-spirited baby or, perhaps, a homebody. It has also been appointed to church officials throughout history. Nowadays, its root name Dean is a title among college faculty, specifically for someone who leads their department and manages students. Whether you prefer its nature-inspired or academic side, Dene embodies a compassionate little sprout! They'll always stand by their pals through the many peaks and valleys life has to offer.
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