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  • proper noun A surname.

Etymologies

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Anglicised from an Irish surname meaning "son of David".

Examples

  • Convicted Real IRA leader Michael McKevitt rejected claims that he was given the intelligence on the two senior Royal Ulster Constabulary members during a garda raid on his home in Co.

    Real IRA founder denies receiving tip off

  • It was alleged in subsequent years that a policeman serving in the Irish Republic had leaked details of their movements to the IRA.At the time McKevitt was close to those behind the attack - he is serving a 20-year sentence for directing the Real IRA and is currently held at Portlaoise prison.

    Real IRA founder denies receiving tip off

  • β€œDon't bother me with your blather,” Master says, delivering a slap to McKevitt's ear.

    schoolyard soccer

  • Analysis suggests that the explosives material being used by dissidents may have originated from a onetime Provisional IRA stockpile whose whereabouts were known by former quartermaster general Michael McKevitt – who formed the Real IRA.Police in Northern Ireland said yesterday that fresh violence was expected.

    New Irish terror groups are threat to UK, warn police

  • McKevitt was the Provisional IRA's so-called 'quartermaster' until the late 1990s during which he was in charge of its guns, explosives and ammunition dumps.

    Real IRA founder denies receiving tip off

  • McKevitt asks whether they have pennies or cents in Japan.

    schoolyard soccer

  • McKevitt was being questioned at the Special Criminal Court in Dublin during a hearing of the Smitwick Tribunal which is investigating allegations of IRA-Garda collusion in the murders of Bob Buchanan and Harry Breen.

    Real IRA founder denies receiving tip off

  • I think Posner dealt with them very clearly in McKevitt.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » A Questionable Taking in Milwaukee:

  • I think Posner dealt with them very clearly in McKevitt.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » A Questionable Taking in Milwaukee:

  • McKevitt reportedly denied involvement in the bombing to a local parish priest, Father Desmond Campbell -- and then vanished.

    Bombing Backlash

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