As you all know some words start with the "Mc", namely McDonald's, McMaster, Mccorbin, etc.
Now, I want to know what the meaning of "Mc" is?


"Son of" It's Scottish and found in names. The English equivalents would be Donaldson, Masterson, and Corbinson.

Like the English names, the patronymic has turned into a surname.

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    One of the news heads in an Indian daily today was felt interesting to many. A small hut-like shop in North India is named "Gupta & Daughters" against the general convention of using ...sons... in place of daughters. It was pleasing to see, and was hailed by many as it set an example. – Ram Pillai May 23 at 4:45

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