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What does Dustan mean?

Dustan Pronunciation of Dustan [dus-tan] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Dustan) means "brave warrior; dusty area". Dustan is an alternate form of Dustin (Old German, Old English).

Associated with: brave, warrior.


Dustan has 3 variants: Dusten, Duston and Dustyn.

1 more different relation via Dustin: Dusty.

Creative forms:
(male) Dusan, Dusdon, ..

(female) Dusan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dustan Ash (D.A.), ..

How popular is Dustan?

Dustan is an unusual first name for males. Dustan is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Dustan entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #1158 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dustan name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dustan outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Dustan are Dustin (#505 via latest list), Dustyn, Dusty, Duston and Dusten. Usage of these forms of Dustan was at its highest during the years 1980-1989 (adoption of 0.6%) and has become significantly lower since, with versions such as Dustin becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dustan, Dusten, Dustin, Duston, Dusty, Dustyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dustan and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Dustan is pronounced similarly to Destan, Destin and Deston. Other suggested similar names are Austen, Austin, Austyn, Dasean, Daxton, Daytan, Desean, Deshan, Dexton, Drostan, Dugan, Duggan, Duncan, Dunstan, Dunsten, Dunstin, Dunston, Dunton, Duran, Gustaf, Gustav, Gustaw, Huston, Justain, Justan, Justen, Justin, Justyn, Rustan, Rusten, Rustin, Ruston, Rustyn and Wystan. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dustan.

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