Duck Family History
Duck Name Meaning
English: variant of Duke . Irish: adoption of the English name (see 1 above) as an equivalent of Lohan (an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Leocháin ‘descendant of Leochán’) by mistranslation as if from lacha ‘duck’. North German (also Dück) and German (Dück): see Dueck .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press