Dent may refer to:



  • Andrew Dent AM, Australian doctor and humanitarian worker
  • Bucky Dent, American baseball player
  • Charles Dent (disambiguation), multiple people with the name (includes "Charlie")
  • Clinton Thomas Dent (1850-1912), English alpinist, author and surgeon
  • Edward John Dent (1790-1853), English watch maker
  • Edward Joseph Dent (1876-1957), English musicologist and biographer of Handel
  • Eric Dent (1961-), American complexity theorist
  • Frederick Tracy Dent (1820-92), American soldier
  • Harry Dent (disambiguation), multiple people with the name
  • Jason Dent, American mixed martial artist
  • J. M. Dent, a British publisher
  • John Dent (disambiguation), multiple people with the name
  • Lester Dent (1904-1959), writer best known for creating the character Doc Savage
  • Richard Dent, former football player
  • Ted Dent (born 1969), Canadian ice hockey player and coach
  • Taylor Dent, American tennis player
  • Thomas Dent (disambiguation), multiple people with the name
  • William Barton Wade Dent (1806 – 1855), American politician
Given name

Fictional characters

  • Arthur Dent, principal character in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
  • Random Frequent Flyer Dent, daughter of Arthur Dent
  • Harvey Dent (Two-Face), a villain from Batman's rogue gallery
  • The character Professor R. J. Dent from Dr. No
  • Dent (Pokémon), the Japanese name for a Gym Leader in Pokémon Black and White, named Cilan in English.
  • Dent (Pokémon anime), the Japanese name for a main character in the Pokémon: Black & White anime series, named Cilan in English.


in England
in the United States
in Switzerland



See also

  • All pages beginning with "Dent"
  • All pages with titles containing "Dent"
  • Dent Island (disambiguation)
  • Denton (disambiguation)

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  • dent — [ dɑ̃ ] n. f. • 1080 masc. ou fém.; lat. dens, dentis I ♦ 1 ♦ (Chez l homme) Un des organes de la bouche, de couleur blanchâtre, durs et calcaires, implantés sur le bord libre des deux maxillaires. ⇒arg. ratiche . Mâcher, mordre, déchirer avec… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dent — dent; dif·fi·dent; dif·fi·dent·ly; dif·fi·dent·ness; ei·dent; ev·i·dent·ly; ev·i·dent·ness; ex·e·dent; fron·dent; im·pu·dent; im·pu·dent·ly; im·pu·dent·ness; in·ci·dent·less; in·ci·dent·ly; in·dent·ed·ly; in·dent·er; in·de·pen·dent·ly;… …   English syllables

  • Dent — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alfred Dent (1844−1927) britischer Kaufmann und Gründer der North Borneo Chartered Company Catherine Dent (* 1965), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Charlie Dent (* 1960), US amerikanischer Politiker Denny… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • dent — DENT. s. f. Petit os qui tient à la mâchoire de l animal, et qui lui sert à inciser les alimens et à les mâcher. On distingue les dents en dents molaires, dents canines, et dents incisives. On dit aussi: Dent oeillère. Dent mâchelière. Grosse… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • dent — DENT. s. f. Petit os qui tient à la maschoire de l animal & qui luy sert à mascher. Grosse dent. dent oeilliere. dent mascheliere. dent de lait. dent de dessus, de dessous. dents de devant, de derriere. belles dents. dents blanches. dents noires …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • dent — Dent, Dens. Dent de laquelle si on est frappé, on devient enragé, Dens rabidus. Les dens de devant qui sont à l opposite de ceux qui nous regardent, Dentes auersi, Primores dentes. Les quatre dens de devant, Ctenes. Parler entre ses dens à la… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Dent & Co. — Dent building, c. 1858 Dent building, c. 1869 …   Wikipedia

  • Dent — Dent, OH U.S. Census Designated Place in Ohio Population (2000): 7612 Housing Units (2000): 3369 Land area (2000): 6.005988 sq. miles (15.555438 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.005988 sq. miles …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • dent — dènt f. dent. I a jamai tròp de pan, mai de dents n i a de rèsta prov. . Dent de l uelh : canine. Dent dau sen : dent de sagesse. expr. Revirar lei dents : tenir tête ; résister ; montrer les dents. Traucar lei dents : percer ses dents > « Ma… …   Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • Dent — (d[e^]nt), n. [A variant of {Dint}.] 1. A stroke; a blow. [Obs.] That dent of thunder. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. A slight depression, or small notch or hollow, made by a blow or by pressure; an indentation. [1913 Webster] A blow that would have… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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