The name Denzel is a boy's name of Cornish origin meaning "from the high stronghold". Denzel and is often added to lists like Unique Boy Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rank These Names! (themed)".
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This old Cornish name took on a whole new identity via Denzel Washington, who has inspired several thousand namesakes. The actor was named after his father, who was named for a Dr. Denzel, who delivered him.
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