Meaning and Origin of: Dearmond

Family name origins & meanings

  • Irish : variant of Dermond, a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibhdhiorma ‘descendant of Duibhdhiorma’ a personal name meaning ‘black trooper’ (see Dormer 3). There has been some confusion between the personal names Duibhdhiorma andDiarmaid, so that Dearmond alternates withMcDermott.