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Mac·pher·son

 (mək-fûr′sən), James 1736-1796.
Scottish poet who claimed to have translated the works of Ossian, a third-century Gaelic poet and warrior. Although based on unauthenticated original texts, the translations influenced many writers.

Macpherson

(məkˈfɜːsən)
n
(Biography) James. 1736–96, Scottish poet and translator. He published supposed translations of the legendary Gaelic poet Ossian, in reality largely his own work

Mac•pher•son

(məkˈfɜr sən)

n.
James, 1736–96, Scottish author.