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1) Why are surnames important? 2) What do our surnames tell people about us?. Who’s who? Crawford McGuinness Murphy Belvedere Collins Paisley Etchingham McGlue. Different naming systems. Ireland had a different way of naming people before it used surnames.

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1 why are surnames important 2 what do our surnames tell people about us

1) Why are surnames important?2) What do our surnames tell people about us?


Who’s who?

Crawford McGuinness

Murphy Belvedere

Collins Paisley

EtchinghamMcGlue


Different naming systems
Different naming systems

  • Ireland had a different way of naming people before it used surnames.

  • A parents name followed yours and their parents name followed that.

    Darren Donna Thomáis

    Darren Ó Dochartaigh



We already know mc o
We already know Mc & O’

Mac

Ó

Nic

Mhic


A inmeacha gaelacha

Ainmeacha Gaelacha

Irish Forenames


Rfhlaith orla
= Órfhlaith(Orla)

Guess the name!

Dubh

Glas

= Dubhglas (Douglas)

Ór

Flaith

Rua

= Ruarí

(Rory)


Which is which?

RóisínAoibhínCiaránRónán


Which is which?

RónánRoisínAoibhínCiarán


SeánBeag

SeánMór


Mary Fionn

Mary Donn

Mary Rua


Círínteaghlaigh

Family crest


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