Given Name DICUN

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Medieval diminutive of DICK (1).
VARIANT: Hudde
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Richard, Ricohard (Ancient Germanic), Ricard (Catalan), Richard (Czech), Rikard (Danish), Richard (Dutch), Richard, Dick, Rich, Richie, Rick, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Ritchie (English), Rikhard, Riku (Finnish), Richard (French), Richard (German), Richárd (Hungarian), Risteárd (Irish), Riccardo (Italian), Rihards, Ričards (Latvian), Ričardas (Lithuanian), Rikard (Norwegian), Ryszard (Polish), Ricardo (Portuguese), Richard, Riško, Rišo (Slovak), Rihard (Slovene), Ricardo, Rico (Spanish), Rikard (Swedish), Rhisiart (Welsh)

Sources & References

  • P. H. Reaney & R. M. Wilson, Oxford Dictionary of English Surnames (1997)

Categories

diminutives, medieval
Entry added October 30, 2011