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Family History Resources Scottish-Gaelic Surnames Origins & Meanings lists Professional Genealogists, Ancestry and Family Tree Researchers

Many surnames are associated with the place/locality of where the family lived and in those cases the location is noted as the meaning.
Many surnames are associated with the occupation of the person given the name.

Surname Origin Meaning
Douglas Scottish-Gaelic     Scottish-Gaelic Black-Water dubh, black + glas, glais/glaise, water, streamlet
Fergus Scottish-Gaelic     Scottish-Gaelic A fierce or brave chieftain, from Fear, man, and guth, a voice or word
Moore Scottish-Gaelic     Scottish-Gaelic Mor, great, chief, tall, mighty, proud

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