Duncan
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Given Name DUNCAN
GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: DUN-kən (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Donnchadh meaning "brown warrior", derived from Gaelic donn "brown" and cath "warrior". This was the name of two kings of Scotland, including the one who was featured in Shakespeare's play 'Macbeth' (1606).
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VARIANTS: Donnchad, Donnchadh (Scottish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Donagh, Donnchad, Donnchadh (Irish)
Popularity
United States  ranked #797 
England and Wales  - 
Canada (BC)  - 
France  - 
Netherlands  ranked #439 
Scotland  -