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Name Ron

Origin:From Old Norse words for advice and ruleTools:

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Languages of use:English
Is short form of:Ronald
US 2021 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Aron, Áron, Don, Eron, Ion, Jon, Jón, Ren, Rin, Rin     Details
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About Ronald, the group of names with the same origin as Ron

Language of origin:Old Norse
Info about origin:Scottish form of an old Norse two-element name Ragnvald
 brought to Scottland by Scandinavian settlers
 the name has common Germanic roots with the German name Reinhold
Words:regin = the advice  Old Norse
 valdr = to rule  Old Norse
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:6:Ronald England+Wales 1924,  48:Ronnie England+Wales 2021,  102:Ronny Belgium 2013,  199:Ron Switzerland/German 2019,  552:Ronaldo USA 1998
Somehow related to:Reinhold
Old/original forms:Rögnvaldr Old Norse
Name variants:Ragnvald, Ron, Ronald, Ronaldo, Ronnie, Ronny   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Ron

Switzerland/German 2019 199
USA decades 1990-1999 903
USA yearlyGraph1995 983,  1993 905
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