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Gender: M Origin of Dash: Diminutive of Dashiell, meaning unknown Dash's Popularity in 2016: #780

Dash is a nickname that can stand on its own and sounds, well, dashing. Connected these days with Kardashian enterprises.

Dash can stand on its own—as is evidenced by its entry into the US Top 1000 in 2014—or as a nickname for Dashiell.

Famous People Named Dash

Dashiell "Dash" Snow, American artist
Dashiell Raymond "Dash" Mihok, American actor
Theodore "Dash" Hardeen, Hungarian magician and escape artist; younger brother of Harry Houdini
Dash Wilder, ring name of Daniel Marshall Wheeler, American pro wrestler
Dashiell "Dash" Cooper (b. 1985), son of singer Alice Cooper
Dash Day (b. 2012), son of golfer Jason Day
Dash Exeter (b. 2012), son of Canadian TV presenter Marci Ien and Lloyd Exeter
Dashiel "Dash" Marquet Sayre (b. 2014), son of Singaporean blogger XiaXue
Dash Michael Tompkins (b. 2015), son of YouTuber and singer Mike Tompkins
Mason Dash Disick, son of TV personality Kourtney Kardashian
Jack Dash, British trade-union activist

Pop Culture References for the name Dash

Dash Rendar, character in the Star Wars Legends series
Dashiell Robert "Dash" Parr, character in the movie "The Incredibles"
Dash, character in the movie "Casper's Scare School"
Dash DeWitt, character on TV's "Hart of Dixie"
Dashiell, "Dash," character in "Dash and Lily's Book of Dares" by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Dash Hosney, character on TV's "Red Band Society"
Dash, character in the Transformers series
Dash Baxter, character in animated series Danny Phantom
Dash Boardman, character in Pixar's Cars
Dash Riprock, character on TV's The Beverly Hillbillies
Dash, childhood pet spaniel of Queen Victoria
Dash, chain of clothing stores owned by the Kardashian sisters
Dash, terrorist group (technically Daesh, but now simply referred to as Dash)