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Rory Name Information

The meaning of Rory is "Famous brillance, famous ruler." This eMedTV article provides other information on the name Rory, including its origin and other forms.

Rory is also a boy name. Click here for information on the boy name Rory.

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Rory is from Irish meaning Famous brillance, famous ruler.
Rory is associated with these categories: Unique
Famous Children Named Rory
Given name: Rory Eleanor
Father: Roger Taylor, Musician
Mother: Dominique Beyrand
Given name: Rory Elizabeth Katherine
Father: Robert Kennedy, Politician
Mother: Ethel Skakel
Given name: Rory John
Father: Bill Gates, Business
Mother: Melinda French Gates

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