Rory

A form of the Gaelic name Ruaidhri and the Scottish name Ruairidh. Use was limited to Scotland until the 1940's when Rory Calhoun became known as a film star in the U.S. Debuted on the popularity chart in 1947. Still widely used in Ireland and Scotland. Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, has a son named Rory. A nickname for Roderick. , red king

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Rory Fitzpatrick (hockey player)
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