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by Brad
Sun Sep 12, 2010 11:35 pm
Forum: Gràmar, Fuaimean is Gnàths / Grammar, Sounds and Expressions
Topic: Spelling my name in Gaelic
Replies: 8
Views: 4891

Re: Spelling my name in Gaelic

akerbeltz, Thank you for your very thorough response. As a complete novice regarding Gaelic that was very informative. I think I understand why you prefer the spelling that you do. I've got a lot to learn and I like the fact that there aren't such hard and fast rules in Gaelic like there are in Engl...
by Brad
Sun Sep 12, 2010 9:47 pm
Forum: Gràmar, Fuaimean is Gnàths / Grammar, Sounds and Expressions
Topic: Spelling my name in Gaelic
Replies: 8
Views: 4891

Re: Spelling my name in Gaelic

Well, I'd like to thank you all for your help. I was getting the feeling that there isn't a 'correct' spelling exactly but merely variations. Interesting about Cape Breton. This is sort of relevant to me because although I'm in Toronto, my family is from Antigonish county on the north shore of Nova ...
by Brad
Sun Sep 12, 2010 11:12 am
Forum: Gràmar, Fuaimean is Gnàths / Grammar, Sounds and Expressions
Topic: Spelling my name in Gaelic
Replies: 8
Views: 4891

Spelling my name in Gaelic

hello, I'm new here. I'm hoping someone can tell me what the proper spelling of the the name MacLean is in Gaelic. I have seen many spellings some of which omit the G and others that have a capital M, G and E. My grandmother passed recently and I'm writing a little history of the family , etc. Since...