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Origin and popularity of the name MCCAW

Origin

McCaw : Irish (Antrim and Down) and southwestern Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Ádhaimh ‘son of Ádhamh’ Gaelic form of the personal name Adam. Compare McAdam where the Biblical personal name has not been Gaelicized.

Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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