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TypeSurname (from nickname & from occupation)
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.DOOK
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Meaning & History

From the noble title, which was originally from Latin dux "leader". It was an occupational surname for a person who behaved like a duke, or who worked in a duke's household.

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Entry updated July 2, 2017