Durand French, English
From Old French durant
, ultimately from Latin durans
. This was a nickname for a stubborn person.
From Irish Ó Doirnáin
meaning "descendant of Doirnín"
, a given name meaning "little fist".
Occupational name derived from Czech dvůr "manor"
, indicating a person who worked at such a place. This name was borne by the Czech composer Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904).
Indicated a person who worked or lived at a dyehouse, which is a place where dyeing was done.
Occupational name meaning "cloth dyer"
, from Old English deah
From Frisian dyk
meaning "dike, ditch"
. The name was given to a person living near a dyke or embankment.