Máel Sechnaill
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Given Name MÁEL SECHNAILL

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Means "disciple of Saint SEACHNALL" in Irish. This was the name of two Irish high kings: Máel Sechnaill mac Máele Ruanaid who ruled all of Ireland in the 9th century; and Máel Sechnaill mac Domnaill (called Malachy) who defeated the Norse of Dublin in the 10th century.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Malachy, Leachlainn, Maolsheachlann (Irish)