[ ron-ld ]
/ ˈrɒn ld /


a male given name: from Scandinavian words meaning “counsel” and “rule.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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masc. proper name, from Old Norse Rögnvaldr "Having the Gods' Power," from rögn "gods," literally "decreeing powers" (plural of regin "decree") + valdr "ruler" (see wield).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper