Douglas Name Meaning

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Douglas Name Meaning

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Douglas

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Meaning of Douglas
Black Water.
Douglas Name Origin
Gaelic

Compound of Dubh, “black” and glas “green, blue, grey.” More in use in Scotland, this Gaelic name was a common title for rivers and may have been used to denote someone who lived near a river.

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Variant Baby Names of douglas:

DougDouglassDugaidDoug, Douglass

Rhyming Names of Douglas: 

Daglas, Dubhglas, Duglas, Johndouglas

More About Gaelic Name : Douglas

  • Douglas was formerly used as a girl's name in English during the 17th and 18th centuries, but now it is used for boys.

  • Compound of Dubh, “black” and glas “green, blue, grey.” More in use in Scotland, this Gaelic name was a common title for rivers and may have been used to denote someone who lived near a river.

  • Douglas was originally a river name, which became a Scottish clan name . It has been used as a name since the 16th century.

Douglas Name also appears in following Origin(s): Scottish, Gaelic, Anglo Saxon, Celtic, English, Irish, Shakespearean

Douglas also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Anglo, English, Scottish, Australian

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Famous Name Douglas

  • Douglas Roche

    is a former Canadian politician, He served as Progressive Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) for EdmontonâStrathcona from 1972 to 1979 and for Edmonton South 1979-1984. In 1984, he was appointed Canada's Ambassador for Disarmament, a position he held until 1989. He was appointed to the Senate of Canada on September 17, 1998, where he served until June 13, 2004. Currently he resides in Edmonton, Alberta.

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  • Jon Douglas

    was a professional American tennis player and college football quarterback. He attended Stanford University, where he was Stanford's first All-American in tennis in 1957, and earned the honor again in 1958, when he was runner-up in both singles and double

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