• mandude posted a message in the forum topic Need Irish Last Names. on the Off-Topic board

    @spacepenguin: I'm aware of the status of the languages and it's a grand thing to be displacing a silly misconception, but I don't see the merit in simply replacing it with another one. Saying that M...

  • mandude posted a message in the forum topic Need Irish Last Names. on the Off-Topic board

    @spacepenguin: Mac is the Irish for 'son', so you can indeed find it in many native Irish names, along with it's abbreviated variant.In short: Both Mac and Mc can be either Irish or Scottish. Ó will ...