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Webster

English Word:

mac


English Pronunciation:

mac


Prefix:


⇨Etymology

(Gaelic), son.


⇨Definition

A prefix, in names of Scotch origin, signifying son.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

From Old Irish macc, from Primitive Irish genitive ᚋᚐᚊᚊᚔ (maqqi), from Proto-Celtic *makkʷos, a variant of Proto-Celtic *makwos (“son”), (compare Welsh mab, Gaulish mapos, Maponos), perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂ḱ- (“long, thin”).


Noun:

mac (plural macs) Short for mackintosh (a raincoat).


Interjection:

mac quack, sound made by ducks.


Anagrams:

AMC cam, CAM CMA mca


Reference:

mac

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