What does Dunn mean?
Dunn has 1 variant: Dunne.
Affiliated boy name: Duncan.Creative forms:
(male) Denn, Dinn, ..
(female) Duda, Dunna, .. Middle name pairings:
Dunn Lazarus (D.L.), ..
How popular is Dunn?
Dunn is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#185 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Below is a graphed study of the history of the boy name Dunn and related names. Duncan (#793 in 2015) is the only popular related form of Dunn (not in Top 2000). Adoption of this form of Dunn was well-received among parents 2 decades ago and is now much lower. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Dunn is pronounced similarly to Dain, Dajuan, Dan▼, Dane, Dann, Dean, Deen, Den, Dene, Deon, Deonn, Dewonn, Dewuan, Deyn, Deyon, Dion▼, Doan, Doane, Don▼, Donn, Donne, Dowan, Duane▼, Duwain and Dwain. Other recommended names are Benn, Conn, Dana▼, Dani, Danno, Danny▼, Danon, Denny▼, Dino▼, Donny▼, Duff, Dugan, Duke▲, Dunc, Dunly (see Dunley), Dunton, Duran, Eann, Fenn, Finn▲, Fynn, Guinn, Gunn, Jonn, Kenn, Lenn, Linn, Lonn, Lunn, Lynn▼, Mann, Penn, Quinn▲, Ronn, Vann, Vonn, Winn, Wynn, Yann and Zann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dunn.See names in meaning and etymology.