Mac Names

Names that start with Mac or Mc are Irish or Scottish patronymics designating "son of." Of course, many of the most popular Mac names today, such as Mackenzie and McKenna, are usually given to girls. But there are a raft of lesser-used Mac names that work well for boys and lead to the adorable short form Mac. Here, a range of Mac names -- but one from your own family will work too.
  • Mcadam

    Gender: M LoveDislike

  • Mccabe

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    McCabe is an Irish patronymic surname that originated with Scottish mercenaries in Ireland who wore distinctive hats -- or cabas, which is also the name for capes.Read More 

  • Mccallum

    Gender: M LoveDislike

  • Mccormack

    Gender: M LoveDislike

  • Mcdermott

    Gender: M LoveDislike

    McDermott is a common Irish surname that means, as all Mc or Mac names do, "son of" --then Dermott or Dermot, which is an Anglicization of the Irish Gaelic Diarmaid. The legendary Diarmaid was... Read More 

  • Mcdougal

    Gender: M LoveDislike

  • Mcgee

    Gender: M LoveDislike

  • Mckenna

    Gender: F LoveDislike

    Mackenzie begat McKenna -- a catchy but very trendy choice. The McKenna spelling outpaces sister MacKenna 13 to 1. Also, while the Mc or Mac prefix means "son of," this name is used in the US... Read More 

  • Mcneill

    Gender: M LoveDislike

  • Mcrory

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