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Boy Name: Dearborn

Name: Dearborn
Pronunciation: \de(a)-rbo-rn, dear-born\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: brook of the deer
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Thorburn, Thorbern
Variant forms: Dearbourn, Dearburne, Deerborn
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 7101


Dearborn \de(a)-rbo-rn, dear-born\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dearborn is "brook of the deer". Place name.

Dearborn has 3 variant forms: Dearbourn, Dearburne and Deerborn.

Baby names that sound like Dearborn are Thorburn and Thorbern.


Dearborn is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7101 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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