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Highland Roots - Family History from the Heart of the Scottish Highlands

NAME EQUIVALENTS
Gaelic ... to English or Latin

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MEN

Adamh - Adam

Ailbeart - Albert

Ailean - Allan

Ailpean - Alpin

Aindreas/Anndra - Andrew

Alasdair/Alister - Alexander or Alick or Sandy

Aodh - Hugh/Hugo or Odo/Otto or Eugene/Eugenius

Aonghas - Angus/Aeneas

Art/Artair - Arthur

Amhlaidh/Aulay - Ivar/Iver

Bean - Benjamin

Bearnard - Bernard

Bhaltair - Walter

Cailean - Colin/Colinus

Calum/Calman/Colmin/Colinus/Gillecolm/Malcoluim - Malcolm/Malcolmus

Coinneach - Kenneth

Colla - Coll

Crisdean - Christopher

Daibhidh/Da'idh - David

Deorsa/Seoras - George

Domhnull - Donald or Daniel

Donnchadh - Duncan or Dionysius or Dennis

Dubghall - Dugald/Dougal

Eachann - Hector

Eanruig/Heandraidh - Henry

Eobhan/Eoghan - Owen/Ewen/Ewan/Evan or Eugene/Eugenius or Hugh

Eoin/Iain - John/Johan/Johannis

Fearchar - Farquhar/Ferteth

Filip - Philip or Finlay

Fionnladh - Finlay or Philip

Fraing/Frannsaidh - Francis

Gille-Easbuig/Gillespic - Gillespic or Archibald or Celestinus

Gille-Brighte/Gillebride - Gilbert or Bricius

Gille-Chriosd/Gillecrist - Gilchrist or Christopher or Celestinus

Gille-Domhnaixh/Maol-Domhnaich - Ludovick or Lewis

Gille-Iosa/Maol-Iosa - Gilles or Malise or Myles or Milesius

Gillemichel/Micheil - Michael

Gillemartain/Martuin - Martin

Gillemuire/Maolmuire - Myles or Milesius

Gilpeder/Malpeder/Peadair - Peter

Goraidh/Guaidhre - Godfrey

Greumach - Graeme/Graham

Griogair - Gregory

Hamish/Seamus - James

Heandraidh/Eanruig - Henry

Iain/Eoin - John/Johan/Johannis

Iomhair - Iver or Evander or Edward

Iosag - Isaac

Iosaiph/Seosamh - Joseph

Lachann/Lachlann - Lachlan or Roland

Laurin - Lorn

Luthais - Lewis or Louis

Lucas - Luke

Manus - Magnus

Maois - Moses

Malpedar/Gilpedar/Peadair - Peter

Maol-Domhnaich/Gille-Domhnaich - Ludovick or Lewis

Maolmuire/Gillemuire - Myles

Martainn/Martuin/Gillemartain - Martin

Matamh - Matthew

Micheil/Gillemichel - Michael

Muireadach/Muireach/Murcha - Murdoch/Murdo

Neacal - Nicol

Niall - Neil or Nigellus or Nigel

Padruig/Paraig/Para - Patrick or Peter

Parlan - Batholomew

Peadair/Gilpeder/Malpeder - Peter

Pol - Paul

Raibeart - Robert

Raonull/Raghnail - Ranald/Ronald

Ruairidh - Roderick/Rory

Ruaiseart - Richard

Seoras/Deorsa - George

Seosamh/Iosaiph - Joseph

Seumas/Hamish - James

Sim - Simon

Solamh - Solomon

Somhairle - Sorley or Somerled or Samuel

Tearlach - Charles

Tavish/Tomas - Thomas

Torcall - Torquil

Thormod/Tormaid - Norman

Uilleam - William

Uailein - Wayland or Valentine

Uisdean - Hugh

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WOMEN

Aimil - Amelia

Anabala - Annabella

Aine/Anna - Ann or Agnes or Nanny or Nancy

Aoibhe/Aoibhir - Eva or Eve

Aoife - Effie or Eufane or Euphemia or Phemie

Aoirig/Oighrig - Euphemia or Phemie or Eufane or Effie

Beataidh/Ealasaid - Betty or Elizabeth

Beathag - Bethoc or Bethia or Becca or Rebecca or Sophia

Beitris - Beatrice

Bryde - Bridget

Cairistine/Cairistiona - Christian or Christina or Christy or Tina

Catriona - Catherine

Ceit - Kate

Derbhail/Diorbhall - Devorgilla or Dorothy or Dolly

Ealasaid/Beataidh - Elizabeth or Elspet or Betty

Eilidh - Ellen/Helen

Eubh - Eve

Fionnlamh/Fionnghala/Fionnaghel - Finola/Finella or Penuel/Penelope or Florence/Flora

Giorsal - Grissel or Grace

Graine - Grace

Iseabal - Isabel/Isabella or Bel/Bella

Liusaidh/Luthaisea - Lucy or Louisa

Maili - May

Mairearad/Mairghread/Peigi - Marjory or Margaret or Peggy

Marsailidh/Marsali - Marjory

Moireach - Martha

Moire/Mor/Morag - Mary or Sarah or Sally or Polly

Muireal/Mureall - Muriel or Marion

Nessa - Agnes

Oighrig/Aoirg - Euphemia or Phemie or Eufane or Effie

Peigi/Mairghread/Mairearad - Peggy or Margaret or Marjory

Rachail/Raoghnailt - Rachael

Reullura - Laura

Seonaid - Janet or Jessie

Sileas - Sheelah/Sheila or Geillis/Gillia or Julia or Celia/Cecilia

Sine - Jane or Jean or Jenny

Sionag - Jeannie

Siusaidh - Suzy/Susan

Sorcha/Soirge - Sarah or Clara

Una - Hanna or Winifred

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