Gender: Female Meaning of Dustin: "brave warrior" Origin of Dustin: German

Dustin Origin and Meaning

The name Dustin is a girl's name of German origin meaning "brave warrior".

Just a few years ago, Dustin, Dylan, and Daryl seemed like radical, edgy names for girls; now even Great-aunt Alberta wouldn't raise an eyebrow.

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indiefendi2 Says:


I'd take Dylan over Dustin any day of the year. 😷

alexandra mae Says:


As someone with a great grandmother named Alberta - I can vouch and say she probably wouldn't bat an eye at this name for a daughter. I don't think she'd particularly care for the name overall BUT still.

lesliemarion Says:


Well, I must be far less hip (or tasteless) than Aunt Alberta, b/c if my parents had named me Dustin or Darrel I would have sued them.