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Origin and popularity of the name SLOWEY

Origin

Slowey : Irish (Monaghan): shortened form of O'Slowey an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Sluaghadhaigh ‘descendant of Sluaghadhach’ a personal name meaning ‘raider’ derived from sluaghadh ‘expedition raid’. In Ulster there was also Mac Sluaghaigh Anglicized as (Mc)Slowey or sometimes Molloy">Molloy. Compare Sloan.

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

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Geographic distribution of the 257 individuals with the name SLOWEY on Geneanet.

 

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