Wednesday, September 23, 2009

[who is ronjie?] what does my (real) name mean?

Mine traces its roots to the Scottish form of RAGNVALDR, a name introduced to Scotland by Scandinavian settlers and invaders, and became popular outside Scotland during the 20th century. RAGNVALDR is an Old Norse name composed of the elements regin "advice, counsel" and valdr "ruler," thus making it a cognate of REYNOLD.  [from]