The name Dwight means Devotee Of Dionysos and is of English origin. Dwight is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.
English surname from Diot, a medieval form of Denis.
Famous Dwights include Dwight D. Eisenhower, U.S. president., Dwight "Ike" Glinsmann, co-owner of BabyNames.com. Dwight Schrute, character from the U.S. television series "The Office."