According to one source, from the Twi word dutty (“ground”). Probably re-inforced by the English terms dirt, dirty.
"dutty." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/dutty>.
dutty. (n.d.). Retrieved October 14th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/dutty
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