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Gender: Male Meaning of Dunbar: "castle headland" Origin of Dunbar: Irish

The name Dunbar is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "castle headland". Dunbar and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

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Clear and strong, if a little heavy.

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Famous People Named Dunbar

Dunbar Merrill, American reality TV personality ("The Real World")
Rockmond Dunbar, American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Dunbar

Zeke Jedediah Dunbar, character in video game "Infamous"
John J. Dunbar, main character in film "Dances with Wolves"
William Dunbar, character in French TV series "Code Lyoko"
Daniel Dunbar aka Dan the Dyna-Mite, character in DC Comics
Dunbar, a character in the novel Catch-22
Russell Dunbar, a character on TV's Rules of Engagement