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Duncan

[duhng-kuh n] /ˈdʌŋ kən/
noun
1.
Isadora, 1878–1927, U.S. dancer: pioneer in modern dance.
2.
Robert, 1919–88, U.S. poet.
3.
a city in S Oklahoma.
4.
a male given name.

Duncan I

noun
1.
died 1040, king of Scotland 1030–40: murdered by Macbeth.
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Duncan

/ˈdʌŋkən/
noun
1.
Isadora (ˌɪzəˈdɔːrə). 1878–1927, US dancer and choreographer, who influenced modern ballet by introducing greater freedom of movement

Duncan I

/ˈdʌŋkən/
noun
1.
died 1040, king of Scotland (1034–40); killed by Macbeth
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Word Origin and History for Duncan

from Gaelic donn "brown, dark" (see dun (adj.)) + ceann "head."

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