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From: "Sean MacLochlainn" <>
Subject: Re: "SURNAMES" - When did this practice start????
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2003 22:47:34 -0000
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JOHN L. SWEENEY wrote:
> If I may, To Sean. you mentioned that a Danish word/term for Son
> was Mogr.
> Due to translation and/ or generation would you determine
> the utterance became Mac.

Why do you feel the need to force Mogr into becoming Mac when Mac was a
perfectly good Gaelic word to begin with?

Sean



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