Ronaldo - Meaning of Ronaldo
[ 3 syll. ro-nal-do, ron-a-ldo ] The baby boy name Ronaldo is pronounced Row-NAA-LDow- †. Ronaldo has its origins in the Old Norse language, and it is used largely in English and Portuguese. Ronaldo is a variant of Ronald (English and Scottish).
Ronaldo is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1998, 0.018% of baby boys were named Ronaldo. Its ranking then was #552. The baby name has since substantially dropped in popularity, and is of only sporadic use today. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly related to Ronaldo, Ronald was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Ronaldo include Rainold, Raynaldo (Spanish), Reinaldo (English, Portuguese, and Spanish), Renaldi, Renaldo (Italian and Spanish), Reynalde, Reynaldo (Spanish), Rinaldo (Italian), Rinhaldo (Portuguese), Romuald (German), Romualdo (Spanish), Rainhold, Reinald (German), Reinhold (German and Scandinavian), Reinold (Dutch and German), Reinwald (German), Reynald, Reynold (English), Ronald (English and Scottish), and Roneld.
† Pronunciation for Ronaldo: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"
Details of famous persons named Ronaldo:
Soccer Player Ronaldinho, born Ronaldo de Assis Moreira, 21 March 1980, Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Soccer Player Ronaldo, born Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima, 22 September 1976, Bento Ribeiro, Brazil.