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Macaulay

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Gender: Male Meaning of Macaulay: "son of righteousness" Origin of Macaulay: Scottish

The name Macaulay is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "son of righteousness". Macaulay and is often added to lists like Scottish Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A Duggarlike Game: With a twist!".

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Made famous by former child star Macaulay Culkin, one of the more popular Mac names.

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Famous People Named Macaulay

Macaulay Carson Culkin, American actor
Macaulay Gillesphey, English footballer
George Macaulay Trevelyan, English historian
John Babington Macaulay Baxter, Canadian politician; 19th premier of New Brunswick

Pop Culture References for the name Macaulay

Macaulay Connor, a main character in film "A Philadelphia Story"

Macaulee, Macawlay, Mccauley, Maccauley, Macauly, Macaully, Macauley, Macalay

Comments

FantasyandPrayer Says:

2016-07-17T19:15:42

I like it :)

Macaulee Says:

2014-12-20T10:52:41

my names Macaulee

LcLauver Says:

2014-09-29T03:09:00

True--I guess it comes down to the parent's preference with pronunciation

james Says:

2014-09-26T21:18:02

That's my last name and it's pronounced mac all Lee

fflurdelis Says:

2014-09-21T15:47:14

idk, i know a boy named Macaulay and he says muh-call-ee

Chloe14 Says:

2014-09-17T17:56:44

Love This Name!

spiderfish Says:

2014-09-17T17:39:28

I knew someone with this name, and he pronounced it Ma-call-ey

LcLauver Says:

2014-09-17T16:06:00

I think it's more like Ma-cull-ee or Ma-cull-ay

fflurdelis Says:

2014-09-17T12:46:28

Muh-call-ee :)

amidala01 Says:

2014-09-17T06:48:57

Does anyone know how this is pronounced?