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Gaelic names beginning thus are entered as if spelled Mac-. See MacMac,
or M'
[Irish,=son], element in names derived from Irish and Scottish Gaelic patronymics. In most of these names the second element was a forename (e.g., Macdonald, in various spellings). Other names included titles or epithets (e.g.
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