Rúadán

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Primitive Irish ᚏᚑᚇᚐᚌᚅᚔ (rodagni, genitive); synchronically rúad (red, reddish) +‎ -án.

Proper noun[edit]

Rúadán m

  1. (Irish mythology) A character from Irish mythology, son of Brigit and Bres.
  2. A male given name.

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rúadán” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.