Duncan
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
DUN-kən
Meaning
Brown warrior
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The name Duncan can have two meanings. According to one version it is derived from two Gaelic words - “donn” which means brown, and “cath” which means warrior. The alternate meaning could also be derived from “dun” which means fort.

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Duncan Hunter - politician
Duncan Reid - football player
Duncan Davidson - soccer player
Duncan Keith - hockey player

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