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Gender: Male Pronunciation: RHOD-ree Meaning of Rhodri: "wheel, circle" Origin of Rhodri: Welsh

The name Rhodri is a boy's name of Welsh origin meaning "wheel, circle". Rhodri and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names Ending In I and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin of the opposite gender?".

From the experts:

Rhodri, the name of an important ninth century Welsh king known as Rhodri the Great, a renowned warrior who was the ancestor of many of the later dynasties of Wales, was revived in modern Wales. Has a nice Rory-like feel.

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Famous People Named Rhodri

Rhodri the Great, King of Gwynedd (844-878 A.D.)
Rhodri "Rhod" Gilbert, Welsh actor/comedian
Rhodri Morgan, Welsh politican, First Minister of Wales

Pop Culture References for the name Rhodri

From Welsh rhod 'circle, disk, orb' + rhi 'ruler'. The 'circle' probably refers to a crown or other symbol of royalty.