Dennis

[ den-is ]
/ ˈdɛn ɪs /

noun

John,1657–1734, English dramatist and critic.
a town in SE Massachusetts.
a male given name: from the Greek word meaning “of Dionysus.”
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Dennis

/ (ˈdɛnɪs) /

noun

C (larence) J (ames). 1876–1938, the poet of the Australian larrikin, esp in The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke (1915) and The Moods of Ginger Mick (1916)

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