Dm7 chord inversions

Dm7/F, Dm7/A and Dm7/C are the first, second and third inversions of the Dm7. This means that the bass tone is shifting from D to F, A or C.


  • Dm7/F chord diagram 100211


  • Dm7/A chord diagram


  • Dm7/C chord diagram X30211

Theory and information

All these chords consist of the notes D, F, A, C. The difference is that the order of notes shifts. F is the bass note in the first inversion, A is the bass note in the second inversion and C is the bass note in the third inversion.

Alternative chord names

Dm7/F is identical with F6.
Dm7/C is identical with Dm/C.

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