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Subject: meaning of Céadach
Author: genis   (guest)
Date: September 14, 2007 at 8:51:35 AM
Reply to: Re: Gaelic by Jim Young
JY---

What do you think of this explanation of Céadach?

'* Brigh: This Irish word seems to he the root of the surname Bright. The name Ceadach ("cead:" Irish, first; Chald. "chad") implies "the foremost man;" and Ceadach na Brighe means "the man who was foremost for his strength."'

http://www.libraryireland.com/Pedigrees1/TraceyHeber.php

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