Given Name DOUGAL

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Scottish, Irish

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Dubhghall, which meant "dark stranger" from dubh "dark" and gall "stranger".

Categories

anglicizations, black, colors, dark
VARIANTS: Dubhghall, Dugald (Scottish), Dubhghall (Irish)
Entry updated May 19, 2007