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Dwaine meaning and name origin

Dwaine \d-waine, dwa(i)-ne\ as a boy's name has the meaning "dark, swarthy" and is a variant of Duane (Irish, Gaelic), historical: many Irish and Scottish names have the meaning "dark" or "black". Also a variant of Dwayne (Irish, Gaelic): from the Gaelic "dubh", meaning "dark".

Dwaine has 9 variant forms: Dawayne, Dewain, Dewayne, Duayne, Duwain, Duwaine, Duwayne, Dwain, Dwane.

Dwaine is also pronounced similarly to Dain, Daine, Dane, Dayne, Deane and Doane. Other suggested similar baby names are Swaine and Twaine.

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Popularity of Dwaine

Dwaine is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

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