Gender Masculine
Usage Irish
Pronounced Pron. ROR-ee

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.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesRory(English) Roderick, Rory, Ruairi, Ruairidh, Ruaraidh, Ruaridh, Roddy(Scottish)
Surname DescendantsMacGrory, Mac Ruaidhrí, McCreery, McCrory(Irish)

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Entry updated May 19, 2007