Ronald: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Ronald

An Old Norse name meaning “ruler’s counsel.” Given the wise nature of his name meaning, little Ronald may think he knows best, but you know he doesn’t really need cookies for breakfast.

Nicknames:

Ron, Ronnie.

Famous people named Ronald:

U.S. President Ronald Reagan; actor/director Ron Howard; singer Ronald Isley; Nobel Prize winners Ronald Norrish and Ronald Coase.

Fun fact:

From the 1930s to 1950s, Ronald was in the top twenty most popular boys’ names.

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