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SOURCE: Given Name
PRONOUNCED: die (English)
OTHER FORMS: Dyer
CONTRIBUTOR: Amanda Dye on 4/11/2012
Meaning & History
English: from a pet form of the personal name Dennis
. In Britain the surname is most common in Norfolk, but frequent also in Yorkshire. Welsh is also suggested, but 1881 and UK both show this as an East Anglian name - very few in Wales.