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Gender: M Meaning of Mac: "son of" Origin of Mac: Scottish or Irish

In Ireland and Scotland, Mac and Mc mean "son of"; here, Mac is a generic fella, or a short form cooler than either Matt or Max. Mac can be a nickname of any longer Mac or Mc starting name such as McCoy or Macalister. If you want to make it feel more complete, you can always spell it Mack.

Famous People Named Mac

Mac, American rapper
Mac, English musician of hip hop group So Solid Crew
Mac Dre, American rapper
Mac King, American comedy magician
Mac Mall, American rapper
Mac Suzuki, Japanese MLB pitcher
Derek McCulloch "Uncle Mac," British radio broadcaster
Mac DeMarco, Canadian musician
Mason Mac Taylor Dawson (b. 2013), son of actor Ashley Taylor Dawson

Pop Culture References for the name Mac

Mac, character in TV's "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia"
Macintosh "Mac," computer brand from Apple, Inc.
Mac Bradford, character from the movie "Point Blank"
Captain Mac, a character in video game Final Fantasy Mystic Quest
Mac, a character in animated TV show "Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends"
Mac, a character from Apple's "Get A Mac" ad campaign, representing a Macintosh computer
Mac, Goofy Gopher in Looney Tunes cartoons
Mac, a character from British sitcom "Green Wing"
Mac, the alien in movie "Mac and Me"
Little Mac, a character in the "Punch-Out!!" video game series
Mac Gargan, villain in Spider-Man comics
Mac Taylor, character from TV's "CSI: NY"
Cindy "Mac" Mackenzie, a character from TV's "Veronica Mars"
Randle "Mac" McMurphy, character in "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"
Mac, a character from the "Clifford the Big Red Dog" series
Mac, short for macaroni, as in "mac 'n' cheese"
MAC, cosmetic brand

Mack, Mackey, Mackie