68%Rating
add to your listSave
GenderMasculine

Meaning & History

Gaelic byname meaning "red", often a nickname for one with red hair. This was the nickname of the Scottish outlaw Raibeart Ruadh MacGregor (1671-1734), known as Rob Roy in English.
VariantRoy Scottish
DiminutiveRuadhán Irish
Other Languages & CulturesRoy Dutch Roy English

Categories

colors, history, red
Entry added March 18, 2010