What does the name Dude mean? Find out below.
Origin uncertain, though likely derived from doodle (“fool, simpleton, mindless person”), perhaps with reference to the fashionable “Yankee Doodle dandy” in the 18th-century lyrics of the song “Yankee Doodle”; the word is first attested in 1883 as a New York City slang term of contempt for a “fastidious man, fop”.
It has also been suggested that the word is derived from dudes (“old rags”; compare duds) and dudesman (“scarecrow”), or possibly related to dawdle; to German Low German Dudeldop, Dudendop (“fool, dunce”), from Middle Low German dudendop (“cuckold; simpleton”); or to Saterland Frisian Duddigegen (“idiot”).
dude was also found in the following language(s): Asturian, Middle English, Slovene, and Spanish
Dude Harlino is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1989 to present. Dude was born on December 2nd, 1980 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Dude Esterbrook was a baseball player. Dude was born on June 20th, 1857 in Staten Island. Dude is also known as Esterbrook and Thomas John. He breathed his last breath on April 20th, 1901.
Devin the Dude is a hip hop music rapping and record producer. He plays Vocals and Human voice. He was most active from 1992 to present. Devin was given the name Devin Copeland on June 4th, 1970 in Pontiac, Michigan.
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People with the last name Dude are most frequently White or American Indian and Alaska Native