Last name origins & meanings:
- Scottish (Galloway) and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac
an Ghoill ‘son of the stranger’ (see Gall 1).
- Irish: short form of Gaelic names beginning with Mac Giolla ‘son of
the servant (or devotee) of’ (see for example McElroy).
- Scottish: Anglicized form of Mac Ghille Mhaoil, otherwise
Anglicized as McMillan.
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