Dunlop Family History
Dunlop Name Meaning
Scottish (Ayrshire and Lanarkshire): variant of Dunlap . Irish (Ulster): in Ireland sometimes adopted for Dunleavy and also sometimes adopted for Gaelic Ó Lapáin ‘descendant of Lapán’ a byname from lápán ‘mire dirt’ (used figuratively of a poor man) or ‘little paw’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022