First name origins & meanings:
- French: A town in southwestern France that dates to before Roman occupation
- English: Water
- Science fiction: Character from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
First name variations: Maddee, Maddux, Maddox, Decca, Deck, Decka, Dekka, Dex, Dextar, Dextor, Dextron, Dextur, Dexter
Last name origins & meanings:
- English: patronymic from Dack.
- Possibly an
Americanized spelling of German Dachs, from Middle High German
dahs ‘badger’; hence a nickname for someone who hunted badgers
or was thought to resemble the animal.
- French: habitational name,
either from Dax in Landes or (with fused preposition d(e)) from
Ax-les-Thermes in Ariège.
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