Given Name RUAIDHRÍ

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Irish
PRONOUNCED: ROR-ee  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "red king" from Irish ruadh "red" combined with "king". This was the name of the last high king of Ireland, reigning in the 12th century.
VARIANTS: Rorie, Rory, Ruaidrí, Ruairí
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Roderick, Rory, Ruairi, Ruairidh, Ruaraidh, Ruaridh, Roddy, Rorie (Scottish)

Categories

athletes, colors, kings, leadership, red, royalty
Entry updated May 19, 2007