Surname DICKINSON

SOURCE: Given Name
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: DIK-in-sən  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "son of Dicun", Dicun being a medieval diminutive of DICK (1). American poet Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) was a famous bearer.

Related Names

OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Richard (Dutch), Richard (French), Richard (German), Prichard, Pritchard (Welsh)
Entry updated August 16, 2017