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Gender: Female Meaning of Duna: "eiderdown" Origin of Duna: Hungarian river name or Icelandic

The name Duna is a girl's name of Hungarian, Icelandic origin meaning "eiderdown". Duna and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change one letter (5 names)".

From the experts:

Duna refers the Hungarian word for the Danube River or to the Icelandic term for the down of a duck. Duna also bears a resemblance to both Dune and Djuna. In this era of word names and invented names, Duna may have a bright future.

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Comments

ReaRea Says:

2018-06-24T11:40:05

Although we do have a river named Duna, we do not use this name as a given name at all in Hungary.

ElsaAnne Says:

2017-10-16T20:36:37

I like it, although there would be the pronunciation issues between Doo-na and Djoo-na.

CocoWhite Says:

2014-05-27T23:03:04

Dune might make a better choice.