Brady
Origin/Usage
Gaelic
Pronunciation
BRAY-dee
Meaning
Descendent of a dishonest but thriving chief
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The name Brady has Irish origins with the first use of the name being the Gaelic surname Mac Bradaigh, meaning 'the male descendent of a dishonest and thriving chief'. The Bradys were in truth a very powerful clan and had control of vast acres, to the east of Cavan. In the English version of the name the Mac was dropped.

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