What does Donald mean?
The meaning of Donald is "world ruler".
It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "world leader".
Donald is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Do-nald.
The Given Name Donald
This 2 syllable name has spirit and charm.
Donald remains a favorite due to its appealing and delightful nature.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Donald A. Glaser, and Donald Crisp.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 488 in baby name popularity for boys with 624 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
View the Donald Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Donald has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Donald to other names.
Donald Related Names
Donald has the diminutive (nickname) Donny.
- Donald ~ Saint
- Donald A. Glaser ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1960
- Donald Crisp ~ Actor
- Donald Duck ~ The Wise Little Hen character
- Donald Faison ~ Actor
- Donald J. Cram ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1987
- Donald Judd ~ Artist
- Donald O'Connor ~ Actor
- Donald Penn ~ Football Player
- Donald Pleasence ~ Actor
- Donald Sutherland ~ Actor
- Donald Trump ~ Business Mogul
Donald Name Fun
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