Mac Giolla Chuda

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Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Irish
Pronounced Pron. MAK-GYI-lə-WAW-khə-də  [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsMcGillicudy, MacGillacuddy, MacGillecuddy, MacGillycuddy, MacIllicuddy, MacElcuddy, MacElhuddyMac Giolla Mhochuda, Nic Giolla Chuda, Mhic Ghiolla Chuda, Mac Giolla Mhochuda,

Meaning & History

Meaning ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Chuda’, a personal name of unexplained origin. This was the name of a 7th-century abbot-bishop of Rathin in County Westmeath.

The female non-married variation of the name is Nic Giolla Chuda, and the married female version of the name is Mhic Ghiolla Chuda
Added 1/20/2017 by AspiringStateCrafter
Edited 3/30/2020 by Mike C, LMS and AspiringStateCrafter