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  1. A habitational surname from the town in Cheshire.
  2. A surname of Irish origin from the Gaelic Ó Donndubhartaigh.
  3. A surname of Anglo-Norman origin: de avesne port, where avesne is derived from Frankish avisna ("field" see:Wiese).
  4. Any of a number of cities in the English-speaking world:
    1. a city in Iowa, USA, and the county seat of Scott County.
    2. a small city in Washington, USA, and the county seat of Lincoln County.