Dunlap, Dunlop - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

AuthorPadraig Mac Giolla-Domhnaigh
Date1923
SourceSome Anglicised Surnames in Ireland
Section

Dunlap, Dunlop—These two Scottish names are anglicised forms of McDunlevy (Mac Duinnshléibhe), whose ancestors went to Scotland from eastern Ulster some 600 years ago. Delap is a more modern anglicisation. In Donegal and Derry, the O'Lappins (O'Lapáin) have assumed the name of Dunlap.

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