What does Dunstan mean?
Dunstan \d(u)-ns-tan, dun-stan\ as a boys' name is pronounced DUN-sten. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dunstan is "brown stone; brown hill with stones". Place name. Saint Dunstan (10th century) restored the monastery system in England after the devastating Viking raids of previous decades.
Dunstan is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#20932 out of 88799, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Dunstan for boys. Dunstan has not been ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Dustan. Like Dunstan, this name is not frequently used.