Mccomber Family History
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Mccomber Name Meaning
Irish: Anglicized form of a Gaelic name, probably Mac Ciaragáin ‘descendant of Ciaragán’, a personal name based on a diminutive of ciar ‘black’, ‘dark’ (see Kerrigan), but erroneously identified with cíor ‘comb’. However, the Irish evidence is for Ó Ciaragáin, not Mac Ciaragáin, so the Mac prefix is surprising.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mccomb, Mccotter, Mccombie, Mccoskey, Mccooey, Mccusker, Mccone