Gender Masculine
Usage Scottish

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of the Old Norse name Sumarliði meaning "summer traveller". This was the name of a 12th-century Scottish warlord who created a kingdom on the Scottish islands.

Related Names

VariantsSomhairle, Sorley
Other Languages & CulturesSumarliði(Ancient Scandinavian) Somhairle, Sorley(Irish)

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Entry updated June 13, 2019