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MacFadyen


MacFadyen


MacFadyen is a Scottish patronymic surname meaning "son of little Patrick". The Celtic prefix "Mac" means "son of", while "Fadyen" is a derivative of the Gaelic Pháidín, meaning "little Patrick". It is a variant of the surname McFadden, which has other variants. People with the surname include:

  • Allan Macfadyen (1860–1907), Scottish bacteriologist
  • Angus Macfadyen (born 1963), Scottish actor
  • Christie MacFadyen, Canadian actress
  • Donnie Macfadyen (born 1979), Scottish rugby player
  • Donald Macfadyen, Lord Macfadyen (1945–2008), Scottish lawyer and judge
  • Elmer MacFadyen (1943–2007), Canadian politician
  • Gavin MacFadyen (1940–2016), American investigative journalist
  • Ian Macfadyen, (born 1942), British retired Air Marshal
  • Matthew Macfadyen (born 1974), English actor
  • Ross Macfadyen, Scottish broadcast professional
  • Willie MacFadyen (1904–1971), Scottish football player and manager

See also

  • McFadden (surname)
  • McFadyen (surname)

References


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