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See also: douglas
- A habitational surname, from Scottish Gaelic of Scottish origin.
- A male given name transferred from the surname.
- A place name or the name of a geographical feature, often given after a person, notably held by:
- Douglas, the capital city of the Isle of Man.
- A village in South Lanarkshire council area, Scotland, the origin of clan Douglas and the Lords of Douglas (OS grid ref NS8330).
- A suburb of Townsville, Queensland, Australia.
- A locality in the Toowoomba Region, Queensland, Australia.
- A village in Belize.
- A suburban community in York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
- A community in Admaston/Bromley, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.
- A locality in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.
- A settlement in the Rural Municipality of Elton, Manitoba, Canada.
- A river in Lancashire and Greater Manchester, England.
- A settlement in East Falkland, Falkland Islands.
- A village and suburb of Cork, County Cork, Ireland.
- A rural locality in Taranaki, New Zealand.
- A small community in South Canterbury, New Zealand.
- A locality in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
- A town in Northern Cape, South Africa.
- An area in eastern Dundee, Scotland; in full, Douglas and Angus.
- A town in Marshall County, Alabama, United States.
- A community on Douglas Island, Alaska, United States, directly across from Juneau.
- A city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States.
- A city in Coffee County, Georgia, United States.
- A neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, United States.
- An unincorporated community in Knox County, Illinois, United States.
- An unincorporated community in St. Clair County, Illinois, United States.
- An unincorporated community in Gibson County, Indiana, United States.
- A town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States.
- A city in Allegan County, Michigan, United States.
- An unincorporated community in Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States.
- A village in Otoe County, Nebraska, United States.
- A tiny city in Ward County, North Dakota, United States.
- An unincorporated community in Putnam County, Ohio, United States.
- A tiny town in Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States.
- An unincorporated community in Douglas County, Washington, United States.
- An unincorporated community in Calhoun County, West Virginia, United States.
- A small town in Marquette County, Wisconsin, United States.
- A small city, the county seat of Converse County, Wyoming, United States.
- c. 1597, William Shakespeare, “The First Part of Henry the Fourth, […]”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: […] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358, (please specify the act number in uppercase Roman numerals, and the scene number in lowercase Roman numerals):: Act IV, Scene V:
- The noble Scot, Lord Douglas, when he saw
- The fortune of the day quite turn'd from him
- The noble Percy slain, and all his men
- Upon the foot of fear, fled with the rest.
- 1756 John Home, Douglas: A Tragedy, Prologue
- Douglas, a name through all the world renown'd,
- A name that rouses like the trumpet's sound!
- 1960 Muriel Spark, The Ballad of Peckham Rye, New Directions Publishing, 1999, page 68-69
- 'Just call me Dougal,' said Dougal.
- 'Douglas,' she said, pronouncing it 'Dooglass'.
- 'No, Dougal - Douglas is my surname.'
- 'Oh, Dougal Douglas. Dougal's the first name.'
male given name
capital of the Isle of Man