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OTHER SCRIPTS: Dawkins
PRONOUNCED: DAW-kins (English)
Meaning & History
English patronymic from a pet form of Daw
It was used for Ethologist Richard Dawkins. Another famous bearer is a literary character named Jack Dawkins , from Charles Dickens 1838 novel , Oliver Twist.