• Surname History:
    1. Descendant of béice' (clamour, weeping). two persons of this name are mentioned in the annals of the four masters as lords of Ó méith in the 11th century. o huidhrin mentions another family of the name as lords of bantry, co. cork. the name is apparently long extinct in both places. 'o beaky' was a co. wicklow surname at the beginning of the 17th century. o'donovan gives beck and peck as the modern anglicised forms of Ó béice, but this i have failed to verify, (Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall )
  • Sources:
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall

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  • Gaeilge
    Sloinnte Gaedheal is Gall
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