MacDonald, John [known as Iain Lom]
- Derick S. Thomson
MacDonald, John [known as Iain Lom] (c. 1624–c. 1710), Scottish Gaelic poet, the son of Donald MacDonald (d. 1646?), was apparently descended from Iain Alainn, who succeeded to the chiefship of the MacDonalds of Keppoch c.1497–8. He has a high reputation as a political and clan poet, commenting on the affairs of the ...