Where Did The Last Name Duran Originate From? What Does It Mean? How Far Back Can It Be Found?

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Cindy Thompson answered
It's origin is Latin meaning enduring one. Peace
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Suhail Ajmal answered
Duran is known as Latin First name which means "Enduring One". As a last name it is known in many countries but it doesn't have any origin from French.

  1. Spanish (Durán) and Catalan: It is known from the personal name
    Durand
  2. English:In English it is a variant of name Durant.
  3. Polish: In Polish it is a derivative of name Dura.
  4. Czech: In Czech It is also a derivative of name Dura.

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Suhail Ajmal answered
The first name origin of DURAN is Latin which means Enduring One. As a last name it is known from many origins like:

Spanish (Durán) and Catalan: It is from the personal name
Durand.
English: It is variant of name Durant.
Polish: It is derivative of Dura
Czech: It is derivative of name Dura

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d ds answered
Duran is of French, Spanish, Scottish and Irish origin. Also Visit Duran Name Meaning, Origin, History, Nationality and remember to click on the name of different countries of origin on top of page marked with words, "Origins Available".
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Anonymous Profile
Anonymous answered
Mia nonna dice che e spagnolo
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Anonymous answered
Well my last name is duran and my grandfather is french but I'm not I'm mexican haha still thats a proof that duran can come from france!!!
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Anonymous answered
My name is duran too and I am 100% SURE that it is a for sure mexican name!!!!                               Ps  this name I cool because it is named after a famous band duran duran
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Anonymous answered
I don't know but I don't think it's mexican. Although my last name is duran and I am mexican but all the people I know who have the same last name are NOT mexican...
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Anonymous answered
My grandpa says that duran is from arabia and india atleast thats where his familly come from.

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