Scottish feminine form of Gaelic Domhnall [q.v.] ("world ruler") or the Anglicized variant Donald. Formed by the traditional Scottish fashion: Donald + -ina
Feminine forms include Doileag, Dolag, Dolanna, Dolina, Dollag, Dona, Donalda, Donaldina, Donella, Donna, Donnag.
Pet names include Dol, Doll, Dolly, Donna, etc.
Occurs rarely in the 1841 Census of Aberdeenshire.