Dougal Name Meaning and Origin

Dougal is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Gaelic’ origin. The baby name Dougal means “The Dark Stranger”.


Dougal Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Gaelic”



Dougal is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “DUG + al”


Dougal Name Meaning:

Dougal is a Scottish and Irish name, related to the Gaelic name Dubhgall, itself derived from two words – dubh which means black and gall which means stranger



It is a baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Dugal, Dougal, Doug, Dugald, Duggie, Dugall


Famous people with this name:

Peter “Dougal” Butler, English author and roadie for The Who drummer Keith Moon;

Dougal Dixon, Scottish author and geologist;

DJ Dougal (born Paul Arnold Clarke), British hardcore DJ;

Dougal Haston, Scottish mountaineer;

Dougal Wilson, English music video and commercial director;

Dougal Robertson, Scottish sailor and memoirist;

Dougal Drysdale, Scottish fire safety expert




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