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Gender: Female Meaning of Dunya: "well-regarded" Origin of Dunya: Russian

The name Dunya is a girl's name of Russian origin meaning "well-regarded". Dunya and is often added to lists like Dutch Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Courageous sister of Raskolnikov in Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment.

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Famous People Named Dunya

Dunya Mikhail, Iraqi-American poet

Pop Culture References for the name Dunya

Dunya El-Beneni, character in 2008 Dutch movie "Dunya and Desi"