Origin and Meaning of the Name Ríona
Miscellaneous Info for Ríona
Used in:English speaking countries
Additional Info:Anglicized form of Ríoghnach, derived from rioghan (queen).
The name was borne by a 6th-century St. Ríoghnach, sister of St. Finnian of Clonard. Riona is the Anglicized form of the name, which was also translated as Regina.
Ríona has also been used as an abbreviated form of Catríona.
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