Little



Parishes where Little and a second surname are found together

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All variants of Little

Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:25Armagh:37Belfast city:25Carlow:11
Cavan:33Clare:2Cork:3Cork city:1
Derry:22Donegal:25Down:95Dublin:18
Dublin city:17Fermanagh:117Galway:9Kildare:4
Kilkenny:8Leitrim:8Longford:9Louth:16
Mayo:11Meath:6Monaghan:13Offaly:7
Roscommon:8Sligo:17Tyrone:118Waterford:1
Westmeath:1Wexford:6Wicklow:2

Surname Dictionary

Little numerous: mainly Ulster. Ir. Beag, a cognomen meaning small; Ó Beig (SGA); Ó Beagáin, in Munster. The common English name Little may apply in some cases here.
Lytle rare: E Ulster. See Lyttle.
Lyttle numerous: Ulster generally, Mayo, Leitrim etc. Ir. Ó Beagáin in Fermanagh - SGA. See also Little.
Ó Beagáin Beggan, Biggane: líon beag: Fear Manach-Muineachán le "Beggan"; ach "Biggane" i Luimneach agus galldaithe go "Little" sa Mhumhain, leis.

Variants in Griffith's
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Little: 675
Lytle: 50
Lyttle: 14

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Leitle
Littel
O Beagain


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