Mac LEÓID

AuthorRev Patrick Woulfe
Date1923
SourceIrish Names and Surnames

Mac LEÓID—V—MacLeod, MacCleod, MacCloud; 'son of Leóid' (the Norse 'Ljotr,' ugly); the name of a well-known Scottish clan, once powerful in Lewis and Harris. Some of them settled in Ireland in the 16th century.

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