What does Douglas mean?
The meaning of Douglas is "dark water, black stream".
Douglas is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Doug-las.
The Given Name Douglas
A wonderfully classic name.
Although often used, your valiant little Douglas, is sure to make it all his own.
Douglas falls into the water name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Douglas Adams, Douglas Booth, and Douglas MacArthur.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 598 in baby name popularity for boys with 455 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Douglas Related Names
- Douglas Adams ~ Writer
- Douglas Booth ~ Actor
- Douglas MacArthur ~ Military Leader
- Douglas Mawson ~ Explorer
- Douglas Osheroff ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1996
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Douglas Name Fun
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