Submitted Surname Revision History

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6/20/2011, 1:11 PM Mike C
1/8/2009, 12:59 AM cwsed

Name Moran
Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Irish
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

The surname Moran, originating in counties Mayo and Sligo of Connaught, is the shortened version of O'Moran, Anglicized form of the older O'Morain "grandson of the great one" with the Old Irish root mor 'great, big' (denoting stature and/or character).
Added 1/8/2009 by cwsed