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Meaning and Name Origin

Ronaldo \r(o)-nal-do, ron(a)-ldo\ as a name for boys means "ruler's counselor". Ronaldo is a form of Ronald (Old Norse). A moderately scarce birth name.


Ronaldo has 1 variant: Renaldo.

Ronaldo has 10 more different forms via Ronald: Ranald, Ron, Ronal, Rondale, Roneld, Ronell, Ronello, Ronn, Ronnie and Ronny.


Ronaldo is an unusual first name for males. Ronaldo is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Ronaldo for boys. Ronaldo entered the list in 1997 and reached its peak rank of #552 in the U.S. in 1998, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ronaldo name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ronaldo outside U.S.

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Ronaldo and corresponding names. Ron, Ronald (#397 last year), Ronnie (#755) and Ronny are the popular varying forms of Ronaldo. Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread during the years 1940-1949 and is now much lower, with the forms Ron, Ronald, Ronaldo, Ronnie and Ronny falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ron, Ronald, Ronaldo, Ronnie, Ronny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ronnie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ronaldo is alike in pronunciation to Raynaldo, Reinaldo, Reynaldo and Rinaldo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ronaldo.