Dom Family History
Dom Name Meaning
Dutch: variant of Doom with a short vowel. Dutch: possibly also a nickname from the Middle Dutch adjective domp ‘dumb’ for a gullible person. Compare German Domm . German: variant of Dohm or Domm . Indian: generic name possibly derived from Sanskrit damaru ‘drum’ used for any of the nomadic communities such as erstwhile court entertainers musicians acrobats basket weavers snake catchers and hunter-gatherers.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press