If you are conducting some Dermody family history research then you can view the Dermody coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Dermody surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The names Dermody and Darmody
in Ireland are derived from the
native Gaelic O'Diarmada Sept
that was located in Counties Cavan,
Westmeath, Kilkenny and Galway.
Some members of this Sept may
have changed their name to
MacDermot which is more usually
derived from the MacDiarmada Sept.
A Sept is an ancient form of a Clan and is a group of people whose ancestors all bore the same surname and inhabited the same locality.
|Azure/Blue||Represents Loyalty and Truth.|
|Gules/Red||'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.|
|The Chevron||Denotes Protection. Often granted as a reward to one who has achieved some Notable Enterprise|
|Boar||Represents the bearing of a Warrior|
|Crosses||Often representing Faith or Christian beliefs, possibly relating to the Crusades|
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