Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.
Region of origin
Country of origin
Language of origin
Religion of origin
Related and similar surnames
The Dunse surname in historical dictionaries
Patronymica Britannica (1860)
DUNS. DUNSE. Mentioned by Nisbet as "of that Ilk," Dnnse in Berwickshire. The celebrated schoolman, Johannes Duns Scotus, " the angelic doctor," (usually known as Duns Scotus), was of this family.