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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Do"do
A large, extinct bird (Didus ineptus), formerly inhabiting the Island of Mauritius. It had short, half-fledged wings, like those of the ostrich, and a short neck and legs; -- called also dronte. It was related to the pigeons.

Etymology: Said to be fr. Pg. doudo silly, foolish (cf. Booby); this is fr. Prov. E. dold, the same word as E. dolt

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  1. Extinct heavy flightless bird of Mauritius related to pigeons
  2. Someone whose style is out of fashion
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  1. Dodo, Raphus cucullatus.

Notable Persons Named Dodo

Dodô is a soccer player for the U.C. Sampdoria, Inter Milan, Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, Esporte Clube Bahia, A.S. Roma, Brazil national under-17 football team, and Brazil national under-20 football team. Dodô was born on February 6th, 1992 in Campinas. Dodô is also known as Dodô.

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Dodo Marmarosa was a jazz and bebop musician. His career lasted from 1940 to 1970. Dodo was given the name Michael Marmarosa on December 12th, 1925 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. He died on September 17th, 2002.

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Dodo Abashidze was an actor and film director. His career lasted from 1954 to 1988. Dodo was born on May 1st, 1924 in Tbilisi. He died on January 26th, 1990.

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Dodo was born on December 28th, 1924. She died on November 3rd, 2009.

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Dodo NKishi is a reggae, soul, soukous, pop, idm, ambient, experimental, trip hop, electro, acoustic, rock, soul music, intelligent dance music, ambient music, experimental music, electro (music), and acoustic music musician. He plays Vocals, drums, percussion, guitar, and flutes. He was most prominent from 1979 to present. Dodo was given the name Jean-Dominique NKishi on April 21st, 1966. Dodo is also known as Jean NKishi, NKishi wa Mulopwe, and Dominic NKishi.

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Dodo was born in 1641. He died in 1698.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Dodo

Dodô is a soccer player for the U.C. Sampdoria, Inter Milan, Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, Esporte Clube Bahia, A.S. Roma, Brazil national under-17 football team, and Brazil national under-20 football team. Dodô was born on February 6th, 1992 in Campinas. Dodô is also known as Dodô.

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He holds the title Bishop. Saint was born in 530 in Sidos, Sasanian Empire. He breathed his last breath on May 20th, 0609.

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Fun Facts about the name Dodo

  • When was the first name Dodo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Dodo is Monday, May 19th, 1879.
  • How unique is the name Dodo? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Dodo. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Dodo: Your name in reverse order is Odod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ddoo. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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