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Rioghan Name Meaning

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Rioghan

   
Pronounciation
REE-awn

Meaning of Rioghan

Great Queen

Rioghan Name Origin

Irish
The Irish word Ríoghan means "queen", therefore the gender is female. (In Old-Irish the word was rendered as Rígan. Compare Latin "Regina". In modern Irish the form Banríoghan, i.e. womanqueen, has been used. In post-spelling reform Irish this is rendered as "banríon" - regrettably, as thereby the etymological connection to the protolinguistic form is concealed.
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The Irish word Ríoghan means "queen", therefore the gender is female. (In Old-Irish the word was rendered as Rígan. Compare Latin "Regina". In modern Irish the form Banríoghan, i.e. womanqueen, has been used. In post-spelling reform Irish this is rendered as "banríon" - regrettably, as thereby the etymological connection to the protolinguistic form is concealed.
 
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