Will baby be born on Sunday? When male babies were born on a Sunday in medieval times, they were often called Dominic, which in Latin is Dominicus and means “lord.” Further propelling mostly Roman Catholic parents toward the name was its association with several saints, including a Spanish priest, St. Dominic, who founded the Dominican order of friars in the 13th century. Two contemporary name bearers: “Prison Break” actor Dominic Purcell and Dominic West of “The Affair.”
Dominick: Baby Name Popularity
PER MILLION BIRTHS
U.S. POPULARITY RANKING
Check out these popular pages to discover more baby boy and baby girl names and meanings.
BABY GIRL NAMES A-Z
Click on a letter to search for more baby girl names and meanings.
Watch These Videos Next: