Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. DO
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Contributor Contrib.Nifty_Name_Nerd on 1/19/2018
An English nickname for a gentle person from the word for a female deer. Originally a female first name transferred to use as a surname. Well known in American law as a hypothetical surname for a person unnamed in legal proceedings, as in Jane Doe or John Doe.