What does Dunstan mean?
Dunstan /dun-stan/ [2 sylls.] 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.
How popular is Dunstan?
Dunstan is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#20055 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Dunstan for boys. Dunstan has not been ranked in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Dustan. Like Dunstan, this name is not frequently used.