Dexter, a name that is both nimble and fortunate, offers a picture of both skill and chance. Its Latin roots mean “dyer” or “right-handed,” which suggests skill and craftsmanship. But its Old English meaning is “fortunate,” which means your child will have a little luck on their journey. Dexter is a steady presence, even though it’s not a chart-topper. It’s often chosen for its unique sound, wide range of meanings, and air of both capable action and lucky turns of fate. In other words, this name means a road full of possibilities and a hint of golden fortune for your little baby, whether they learn new skills or gets lucky.
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