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The meaning of the name Desmond is Place Name In Ireland
The origin of the name Desmond is Irish
Alternate spellings: Desmonde
Notes: From an Irish surname, derived from the place name, Deasmhumhain, which means "South Munster."Name was used for families and men who came from that region in Ireland. Desmond Tutu, Nobel Peace Prize winner.
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Desmond was most popular in the year 1992 (#264)

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