Dwyer name meaning, origin, and more

 

The boy’s name Dwyer is originally an Irish surname, meaning: “dark and tawny”.  The surname comes from an anglicized form of Ó Dubhuidhir ‘descendant of Duibhuidhir‘, a name composed of dubh ‘dark, black’ and odhar ‘sallow, tawny’.

 

How to say it:  DWY-UH

 

  • Popularity: Not in the top 1,000 names
  • Nickname for Dwyer: Short and sweet as is
  • Middle name for Dwyer: Mccoy

 

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