Boy name origins & meanings
- Hindi : Sandlewood
- Irish : Red-haired one
Family name origins & meanings
- French : habitational name from a place in Morbihan, in Brittany. There is also another place of the same name in Deux-Sèvres, which may have contributed to the surname.
- Irish : reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruadháin (seeRuane).