Given Name DUNCAN

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: DUN-kən (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Donnchadh, derived from Gaelic donn "brown" and cath "battle". This was the name of two kings of Scotland, including the one who was featured in Shakespeare's play 'Macbeth' (1606).
VARIANT: Donnchadh (Scottish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Donnchad (Ancient Irish), Donagh, Donnchadh (Irish)


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Entry updated July 2, 2017