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Meaning & History

Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, counsel" and valdr "power, ruler" (making it a cognate of REYNOLD).
Other Languages & CulturesRaginald, Reinald, Reinhold Ancient Germanic Ragnvald Danish Reinoud, Reinout Dutch Reginald, Reynold, Ronald, Reg, Reggie, Ron, Ronnie, Ronny English Reino Finnish Renaud, Reynaud French Reinhold German Raghnall Irish Rinaldo Italian Ragnvald Norwegian Reinaldo, Reynaldo, Ronaldo Portuguese Raghnall, Ranald, Ronald Scottish Reinaldo, Reynaldo Spanish Ragnvald Swedish Rheinallt Welsh

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Entry updated December 3, 2014   Contribute