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The Book of Irish Names

Iain Zaczek

The Book of Irish Names

by Iain Zaczek

  • 157 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Gill & Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish Gaelic,
  • Personal names,
  • Ireland

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9372218M
    ISBN 100717130541
    ISBN 109780717130542
    OCLC/WorldCa44415515

      Ulysses is one of your favorite books and you casually quote Finnegans Wake for fun. You, our smarty-pants friend, should consider one of the following Irish baby names, all of which are inspired by the country’s great literary tradition. RELATED: 7 Irish Baby Names Author: Sarah Stiefvater. Get this from a library! The complete book of Irish family names. [Michael C O'Laughlin] -- O names with locations, coat of arms, and origins.

      The An Post Irish Book Award winners have been revealed. The best Irish books of have been named at the annual An Post Irish Book Awards which was . abbreviated anglicized form Anglo-Norman Anglo-Norman family Anglo-Norman invasion Antrim Armagh Bibl branch Breffny Butler Cavan Clare name Corca Laoidhe counties Dalcassian sept Derry distinct septs Donegal Dublin English origin English toponymic fairly numerous Fermanagh form of Mac Gaelic patronymic Genealogical hibernicized Hiberno-Norman.

    Adamnan ancient Irish anglicised anglicised form Annals Antrim applied Armagh Bally barony battle Book of Leinster called in Irish castle Cavan celebrated century church Clare Colgan Connaught Cork Cormac's Glossary corrupted derived Derry diminutive district Donegal Dublin eclipsed English fairy Fermanagh ford Four Mast Four Masters Galway. There are now four O’ names in the Irish top 10 (O’Brien, O’Sullivan, O’Connor, O’Neill). 2. Surnames starting with Mac, meaning “son of”, were in general use in Ireland by the late Author: Neil Burdess.


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The Book of Irish Names: First, Family and Place Names: Ronan Coghlan, Ida Grehan, P. Joyce: : Books. See All Buying Options/5(6). The Book of Irish Names: First Family and Place Names Hardcover – June 1, by Ida Grehan (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(4).

For family histories see The Book of Irish Families, great & small. About the Author. The author is the founder and president of the Irish Genealogical Foundation, and edits the monthly Journal of Irish Families. He also has written over 30 books in the field of Irish Genealogy and Irish Culture, a feat unrivaled in the field.5/5(1).

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Ireland was one of the earliest countries to evolve a system of hereditary surnames. More than 4, Gaelic, Norman and Anglo-Irish surnames are listed in this book, giving a wealth of information on the background and location of Irish families.

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Edward MacLysaght was a leading authority on Irish names and family history. He served as Chief Herald and Genealogical Officer of the Irish Office. The contents resemble in a general way those of the Book of Ballymote. There are many other books of miscellaneous Gaelic literature in the Eoyal Irish Academy and in Trinity College, such as the Book of Lismore, the Book of Fermoy, the Book of Hy Many; besides numbers of books without special names.

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Most of the details of names below are taken primarily from Irish Names and Surnames by Patrick Woulfe, but with additions from other sources such as The Revival of Irish Names by F. A. Fahy, Celtic Surnames by Tomas O Flannghaile and Ancient Irish Proper Names .Books shelved as irish-theme: Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín, The Wonder by Emma Donoghue, The Lace Makers of Glenmara by Heather Barbieri, Nora Webster by Colm.