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Gender: M Meaning of Dex: "dyer; right-handed" Origin of Dex: Diminutive of Dexter

Dex, the nickname for Dexter that is sometimes used on its own, has lots of energy and sex appeal. It was chosen by comedian Dana Carvey for his now grown son. With the growing popularity of Dexter, we may be seeing more of Dex.

There are no less than three video game characters named Dex, and the leading male figure in the movie One Day is known by his nickname Dex. Way back in TV's Dynasty era, there was a character redundantly named Dex Dexter.

Famous People Named Dex

Pop Culture References for the name Dex

Dex, A character in Something Borrowed.
Dex Walker - Home and Away Character
Dex Barrington, character in the 2002 Disney film The Country Bears
Ronon Dex, character on Stargate Atlantis