Durkin Family History
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Durkin Name Meaning
Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duarcáin ‘son of Duarcán’, a byname representing a diminutive of duairc ‘surly’. Polish: from Russian Durkin, from durak ‘fool’, ‘idiot’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Durnin, Dunkin, Murrin, Duffin, Duskin, Gurkin, Durkan, Durgin, Dulin