8: Giric Mór mac Dubne -New Name (NP)
Submitter desires a masculine name.
Language/Culture (Scottish Gaelic) most important.
Consulting Herald: Lijsbet van Catwiic
The name pattern Given Name + Descriptive Byname + Patronymic Byname for Gaelic is found in "Quick and Easy Gaelic Names," by Sharon Krossa (
[ medievalscotland.org ] ).
Giric is a Gaelic masculine given name found in "A Simple Guide to Constructing 12th Century Scottish Gaelic Names" by Sharon Krossa (https://heraldry.sca.org/names/simplescotgaelicnames12.htm).
Mór is a Gaelic descriptive byname meaning "large" or "great," found in "Index of Names in Irish Annals" by Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/DescriptiveBynames/Mor.shtml) with relevant Annals dates of 1231, 1241, 1244, 1282, 1289, 1292 and later.
mac - patronymic marker for Gaelic men's names.
Dubne is a Gaelic masculine given name also found in "A Simple Guide to Constructing 12th Century Scottish Gaelic Names." It is listed as the nominative form; no genitive form is given. As the genitive (possessive) form of the father's name is required for a Gaelic patronymic byname, assistance is requested to construct or document the genitive form.