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12/23/2015, 5:55 PM lilolaf
12/23/2015, 5:55 PM lilolaf

Name Oakes
Type Surname (from location & from given name)
Usage English, Irish
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

English: Topographic name, a plural variant of OAK.
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dubhdara ‘son of Dubhdara’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’ + dara(ch), genitive of dair ‘oak’, by translation of the main element of the Gaelic name.
Added 12/23/2015 by lilolaf