Name: MacArthur

Origin and Meaning of the Name MacArthur

  • Meaning:
    Son of Arthur
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Son of Arthur
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (mak AR thur)
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    Itself (MacArthur)
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Miscellaneous Info for MacArthur

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Anglicized form of the scottish surname Mac Artair, a patronymic from the Gaelic form of the personal name Arthur. 'Mac' is the Scottish Gaelic for "son".

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