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TypeSurname (from given name)
UsageIrish

Meaning & History

Derived from the Irish Gaelic name Caomhánach, which means "a student of saint CAOMHÁN". It was the name used by a 12th-century king of Leinster, Domhnall Caomhánach, the eldest son of the historic Irish king Diarmait Mac Murchada.

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kings, princes
Entry updated December 3, 2014