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Clan MacLeod is a Scottish clan.
Origins of the name MacLeod
Scottish clans are family groups. This Clan claims descent from Leod. Leod was a son of Olaf, King of Man and Northern Isles. Leod was the first chief and gave the patronymic McLeod or MacLeod meaning "sons of Leod".
Leod had two sons, Norman and Torquil . Norman was the MacLeod of MacLeod and Harris and Dunvegan while Torquil was the progenitor of the MacLeods of Lewis.
The protagonists of the Highlander films and series are both MacLeods.
Septs of Clan MacLeod
Clan MacLeod today
- The Clan Nicolson Genealogy 's "Clan Nicolson Genealogy", by James L. Nicolson, Society of the Nicolson Clan
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