Given Name RUARC

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Irish

Meaning & History

Probably an Irish form of HRŒREKR, introduced by Scandinavian settlers and invaders. Alternatively it may be derived from Irish ruarc "squall, rainstorm".

Categories

rain, storms, uncertain etymology, water, weather
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hrœrekr (Ancient Scandinavian), Rurik (Russian)