great chief; world mighty
Donald as a boy's name is pronounced DAHN-ald. It is of Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Donald is "great chief; world mighty".
Disney Baby Names
Quack if you love Donald Duck. One of the oldest classic characters in the Disney annals, Donald made his Disney debut in 1934 in “The Wise Little Hen.” Some fun facts about Donald: He is Mickey Mouse's best friend, wears a sailor shirt but no pants and was called “a problem child” by Walt Disney himself, which referenced Donald’s bad temper. But he’s also warm and loving toward girlfriend Daisy and nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie.
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