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Gender: Male Pronunciation: dih-MEE-tree Meaning of Dimitri: "follower of Demeter" Origin of Dimitri: Russian from Greek Demetrius Dimitri's Popularity in 2017: #909

The name Dimitri is a boy's name of Russian origin meaning "follower of Demeter". Dimitri is ranked #909 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Initials - Twins".

From the experts:

Dimitri is one of several possible spellings of this exotic, artistic, and attractive Slavic variation of the name of the Greek god of fertility and farming. It has been on and off the bottom of the US Top 1000 list in recent years. Dmitri is another possibility that may prove more challenging for some English speakers to pronounce.

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Famous People Named Dimitri

Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin, Russian-American film composer
Dimitri Jonthiel Patterson, American NFL football player
Dimitri Othello Nance, American NFL football player
Dimitri Leonidas, English actor
Dimitri Portwood Kutcher (b. 2016), son of actors Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis
Dimitri Payet, French football player

Pop Culture References for the name Dimitri

Dimitri Belikov, character in the "Vampire Academy" series
Dimitri Markov, character in the "Prophecy of the Sisters" trilogy
Dimitri, character in 1997 animated movie "Anastasia"
Dimitri Marick, character from the soap "All My Children"