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Definitions for macdonaldməkˈdɒn əld

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  1. MacDonald(ProperNoun)

    common in Scotland.

  2. Origin: From Mac Dhòmhnaill, equivalent to "son of Donald".


  1. Macdonald

    Macdonald was a federal electoral district in Manitoba, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1892 to 1949. This riding was created in 1892 from parts of Marquette ridings. It was abolished in 1947 when it was redistributed into Brandon, Lisgar, Portage—Neepawa, Selkirk and Souris ridings. It consisted of the rural municipalities of South Cypress, South Norfolk, North Norfolk, North Cypress, Langford, Rosedale, Lansdowne, Westbourne and Portage la Prairie, and the towns of Portage la Prairie, Gladstone and Neepawa, and the village of Carberry, together with some unorganised territory lying west of Lake Manitoba and north to the northern boundary of the province of Manitoba.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Macdonald

    marshal of France, born at Sancerre, of Scotch descent, entered the army at the time of the Revolution as a lieutenant, and rapidly rose in rank; served with distinction under Napoleon, especially at Wagram, when he was made Duke of Taranto; supported the Bourbons on their restoration (1765-1840).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of macdonald in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of macdonald in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Shapiro:

    It doesn't mean these animals are living in ideal conditions on Old MacDonald's farm.

  2. Sir Winston Churchill:

    MacDonald has the gift of compressing the largest amount of words into the smallest amount of thoughts.

  3. Eddie Murphy:

    I totally understood, it was the biggest thing in the news at the time. I can see why they thought it would be funny, and the sketch that Norm [Macdonald] wrote was hysterical.

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