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Gender: MPronunciation: row-anMeaning of Ruadan: "red-haired"Origin of Ruadan: Irish
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One of the Twelve Apostles of Ireland, St. Ruadan was a follower of St. Finian and founded an abbey in Tipperary. Another version is Ruadhain or Ruadhan, but most modern parents would prefer the phonetic anglicized form Rowan..