What does DOWD stand for?
What does DOWD mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: DOWD.
What does DOWD mean?
- Dowd is a derivation of an ancient surname once common in Ireland but now not readily found. The name Dowd is an Anglicisation of the original Uí Dubhda (pronounced O'duv/ha or O'Dooda), through its more common form O'Dowd. The Uí Dubhda are one of the Clann Uí Fiachrach, one of the major families of Irish clans.