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Gender: Male Origin of Duran: Music name

The name Duran is a boy's name of Italian origin. Duran and is often added to lists like Musician Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heritage Legacy Dice Game (round 8)".

From the experts:

The iconic rock group Duran Duran named themselves after the villain of the classic sci-fi movie "Barbarella," Dr. Durand Durand. One bit of free advice: if your last name is Duran, don't name your son Duran.

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Famous People Named Duran

Carolus-Duran, French painter

Pop Culture References for the name Duran

Duran Duran, rock band
Duran, villain in DC comics