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Gender: male
Pronunciation: RAHN-awld or RON-uld
Meaning: having Gods power, advisor to the king, mighty, powerful
Related Names: Rinaldo, Ron, Ronnie, Ronny

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Rank in 2000s: 236

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Name: ronald Origin: Scandinavian,,, German,,, Old Norse,,, Gaelic,, Meaning (no case): having god’s power, advisor to the king, mighty, powerful





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ORIGIN AND HISTORY

Ronald is a masculine proper name originating from the German Teutonic and Scandinavian and meaning "Having the Gods' Power" and "decreeing powers." [1]


Ronald is the Gaelic form of a Norse name, Rögnvaldr. It originally meant “Wise Ruler” from “ragin” (advice) and “vald” (strength, rule).It was uncommon in Anglo-Saxon times (as Regenweald), but popular with the Normans (as Reinold). The Scottish Gaelic form Ronald became popular again during the mid-20th century.[1]


POPULARITY

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POPULARITY STATISTICS
Year of Birth Rank
2006 251
2005 256
2004 232
2003 239
2002 227
2001 212
2000 203
1999 186
1998 182
1997 164
1996 156
1995 146
1994 137
1993 122
1992 112



FACTS

  • February 12th is declared a Name Day for the name Ronald by the Slovenian government.
  • Swedes celebrate the 16th of May as a Name Day for the name Ronald.
  • July 16 is celebrated as a Name Day in Estonia.
  • Saint Ronald is recognized by the Catholic Church with a day in his honor on August 20th.
  • St. Ronald was a warrior chieftain in the Orkney Islands in Scotland. Having made a vow to build a church and fulfilling it by erecting the cathedral of St. Magnus at Kirkwall, Ronald was later murdered by a group of rebelling warriors. This murder, and its view as martyrdom, is was largely responsible for his sainthood within the Catholic Church. [1][1]

NAMESAKES

  • RONALD - Rocketborne Optical Neutral gas Analyzer with Laser Diodes
  • St. Ronald

FAMOUS PERSONS



OTHER RONALD'S

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Author: Mike_Szimanski

NOTES

Facts about RonaldRDF feed
Gender male  +
Length 6  +
Meaning having God’s power, advisor to the king, mighty, powerful  +
Meaningnc having god’s power, advisor to the king, mighty, powerful  +
Name ronald  +
Origin Scandinavian  +, German  +, Old Norse  +, and Gaelic  +
Popularity 2  +
Pronunciation RAHN-awld or RON-uld  +
Rank in 2000s 236  +
Related Rinaldo  +, Ron  +, Ronnie  +, and Ronny  +
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