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Type Surname (from given name)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. DIK-in-sən
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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 & CulturesRichard(Dutch) Richard(French) Richard(German) Prichard, Pritchard(Welsh)
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