Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. RIE-nəl(Irish)
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Meaning & History

Irish and Scottish Gaelic form of Ragnvaldr.

Related Names

VariantsRanald, Ronald(Scottish)
Feminine FormRonalda(Scottish)
Other Languages & CulturesRaginald, Reinald, Reinhold(Ancient Germanic) Reinoud, Reinout, Ronald(Dutch) Reginald, Reynold, Ronald, Reg, Reggie, Ron, Ronnie, Ronny(English) Reino(Finnish) Renaud, Reynaud(French) Reinhold, Ronald(German) Rinaldo(Italian) Ragnall(Medieval Irish) Ragnvald(Norwegian) Ragnvaldr(Old Norse) Reinaldo, Reynaldo, Ronaldo(Portuguese) Reinaldo, Reynaldo(Spanish) Ragnvald(Swedish) Rheinallt(Welsh)

Sources & References

  1. Mark, Colin. The Gaelic-English Dictionary. Routledge, 2003, page 715.
Entry updated January 21, 2022