Dominic has been around since medieval times but came to prominence with Saint Dominic, who founded the Dominican order of monks in the 13th century. It was a Roman Catholic tradition to give the name Dominic to a male child born on a Sunday, although now the name is considered quite posh in Britain. Dominic West is a popular actor who has appeared in The Wire and The Affair. Mario Lopez named his son Dominic in 2013 and calls him Nico.
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