Doone Surname Origin
(Origin Celtic) 1. Of Black Complexion or Hair [Irish and Gaelic dubh (bh = w), black, dark + the diminutive suffix -an]. 2. Dweller at a Hill or Hill-Fort [Gaelic and Irish dun].
Source: Surnames of the United Kingdom, A Concise Etymological Dictionary; Henry Harrison; Vol.1 & 2.; The Eaton Press, 190 Ebury Street, London, S.W; 1912.
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