Neight, Night - Anglicised Surnames in Ireland

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

Neight, Night—These two names are anglicised forms of the Scottish name M'Knight (Mac Neachtain), other anglicised forms being Knight, M'Night, M'Nite, and McNeight. Also McNaught. Most of all these forms being found in Ulster and Galloway.

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