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Meaning and Origin of: Dura

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Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Italian (Campania): from the feminine form of Duro.
  2. Polish: topographic name from Old Polish dura ‘hollow’, ‘cavity’, ‘hole’.
  3. Czech and Slovak: from a pet form of the female name Dorota (see Dorothy).
  4. Bulgarian: from the female personal name Dura (see Dorothy).
  5. Altered spelling of French Duras, a habitational name from Duras, a place in Lot-et-Garonne.
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