Talk:Dinny McGinley

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Name[edit]

I think the Irish version of the name should be included, it is used in English too, féach seo http://debates.oireachtas.ie/dail/2011/03/22/00267.asp — Preceding unsigned comment added by 137.43.182.245 (talk) 20:01, 4 March 2012 (UTC)

and another source http://www.ahg.gov.ie/en/AboutUs/00%20Overview_Dept.pdf — Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.45.12.27 (talk) 18:06, 11 March 2012 (UTC)

Per WP:IMOS: "An Irish version of a person's English-language name may be given in the first sentence of the lead of an article on that person if it is a well-known, commonly-used name for that person. If there is no commonly-used Irish version, it is not appropriate or encyclopaedic to "invent" such names, as this constitutes original research. Also, the mere fact that an Irish name appears in certain sources, such as databases, is not sufficient evidence that it is commonly used." This applies here, as McGinley is not commonly known by his Irish name (unlike say Eamon O Cuiv), and also the fact that his Irish name appears in some sources don't not prove anything. Snappy (talk) 19:29, 11 March 2012 (UTC)

Well can it go somewhere else in the article because as you see it is used? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.45.12.27 (talk) 23:22, 12 March 2012 (UTC)