cainteach

adj chatty, talkative

Irish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • Canty — This interesting name has three possible origins, firstly it may be an Anglicized form of the Gaelic Irish O an Chaintighe which derives from cainteach meaning satirical, hence, descendant of a satirist . It is the name of a bardic family who… …   Surnames reference

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