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Boy Name: Macmahon

Name: Macmahon
Pronunciation: \m(a)-cma-hon, mac-mahon\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: son of the bear
Origin: Irish
Variant forms: MacMahon, McMahon
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 46477


Macmahon \m(a)-cma-hon, mac-mahon\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Macmahon is "son of the bear". TV host Ed McMahon.

Macmahon has 2 variant forms: MacMahon and McMahon.


Macmahon is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#46477 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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