Dominic

Derived from the Latin name Dominus. Influenced in the 13th century by St. Dominic, founder of the Dominican order of friars. Used for a child born on Sunday, regarded by some as the Lord's day. Television character Dominic Santini, from the 1980's series "Airwolf," comes to mind.

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Boys: Ranked #68 in 2013
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Dominic Monaghan (English actor)
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Dominik Hasek (hockey player)
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