Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: great chief; world mighty
Variant forms: Donnell
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 15
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2477
Donald \d(o)-na-ld\ as a boy's name is pronounced DAHN-ald. It is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Donald is "great chief; world mighty". Donald is one of the clan names of Scotland. Linked nowadays to the cartoon duck created by Disney. Actors Donald Sutherland, Don Cheadle, Donal Logue; real estate tycoon Donald Trump; singer Donny Osmond.
Donald has 1 variant form: Donnell.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Donald.
Donald is a very popular first name for men (#15 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2477 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)