Douglas

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English[edit]

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From a place name, Goidelic dubh (black) + glais (stream).

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Douglas (countable and uncountable, plural Douglases)

  1. A habitational surname of Scottish origin.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname.
  3. A place name or the name of a geographical feature, often given after a person:
    1. Douglas, the capital of the Isle of Man.
    2. Douglas, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, the origin of clan Douglas and the Lords of Douglas.
    3. a city in Georgia, USA, and the county seat of Coffee County.
    4. a city in Wyoming, USA, and the county seat of Converse County.

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Douglas

  1. Douglas (in the Isle of Man)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Douglas.

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Douglas m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Douglas

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Douglas f

  1. Douglas (a city, the capital of the Isle of Man, United Kingdom)