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  1. McLean

    MacLean, also spelt Maclean and McLean, is a Gaelic surname Mac Gille Eathain, or, Mac Giolla Eóin in Irish Gaelic), Eóin being a Gaelic form of Johannes (John). The clan surname is an Anglicisation of the Scottish Gaelic "Mac Gille Eathain", a patronymic meaning "son of Gillean". Gillean means "the Servant of [Saint] John [the Baptist]"), named for Gilleathain na Tuaidh, known as "Gillian of the Battleaxe", a famous 5th century warrior.Eachan Reaganach and his brother Lachlan were descended from Gilleathain na Tuaidh, and are the progenitors of the clan. The family grew very powerful throughout the Hebrides and Highlands through alliances with the Catholic Church in Scotland in the 9th century, the MacDonalds in the 13th century, and the MacKays and MacLeods in the 16th century. Other spellings of the name include McClean, MacLaine, McLaine, McLain, MacLane, and many others.Duart Castle is the seat of Clan MacLean.


  1. McLean

    McLean is a census-designated place in Fairfax County in Northern Virginia. The community had a total population of 48,115 as of the 2010 census. It is located between the George Washington Parkway and the town of Vienna. McLean is known for its luxury homes and its high-end shopping destinations: the Tysons Corner Center and the Tysons Galleria. McLean ZIP code 22102 is the wealthiest ZIP code in the Washington Metropolitan Area. McLean is home to many diplomats, members of Congress, and high-ranking government officials partially due to its proximity to Washington, D.C. and the Central Intelligence Agency. It is the location of Hickory Hill, the former home of Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert F. Kennedy. It is also the location of Salona, the former home of Light-Horse Harry Lee, the Revolutionary War hero.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Mclean is ranked #801 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Mclean surname appeared 43,260 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 15 would have the surname Mclean.

    66.9% or 28,963 total occurrences were White.
    26.9% or 11,641 total occurrences were Black.
    2.6% or 1,138 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 926 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 303 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.6% or 286 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of McLean in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of McLean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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    Recently, I went to one of the best mental hospitals in America, McLean Hospital, and I discussed that after years of going through a lot of different things, I realized that I was bipolar, and so when I got to know more information, it actually helps me. It doesn't scare me once I know it.

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