Meaning and Origin of: Dwyer
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First name origins & meanings:
- English : Fabric dyer
Last name origin & meaning:
- Irish : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhuidhir, a variant of Ó Duibhidhir (see Diver) ‘descendant of Duibhuidhir’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’, ‘black’ + odhar ‘sallow’, ‘tawny’.