Dux Family History
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Dux Name Meaning
topographic name denoting someone from Dux in Bohemia. Latinized form of German Herzog ‘duke’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for someone in the employ of a duke or a nickname for the illegitimate son of a duke. (Düx): from a reduced form of the medieval personal name Benedictus (see Benedict).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Due, Duke, Duca, Dax, Hux, Duch, Day, Lux, Du, Dub