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Walshe is a surname, a variant of Walsh, meaning "Wales", i.e. "foreigner" (non-English) originating in Wales, brought to Ireland by Normans. It is most common in County Mayo and County Kilkenny. There are other variants including "Welsh". Walshe is uncommon as a given name. People with the name Walshe include:[1]

Walshe
Origin
Word/nameWales
Meaning"Wales"
Region of originIreland
Other names
Variant form(s)"Walsh", "Welsh"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Walsh coat of arms, family crest and Walsh family history". irishsurnames.com. Retrieved 2007-12-31.

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