US Popularity:6155
Meaning:Famous ruler
As Roald Dahl said, “Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world.” So, instill this beautiful message inside your little one with the name Roald. With Norse origins, Roald is a charming boy’s name meaning “famous ruler.” Most famously, as mentioned already, Roald Dahl shares this distinctive moniker. Having written some of the world's most beloved children stories, like James and the Giant Peach and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, you and your little bookworm can spend every night reading these inspiring works together. Your Roald can learn to embrace their creativity and imagination while also encouraging others to do the very same.

Famous People Named Roald

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  • Roald Dahl

Roald Name Popularity Data

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in 1960
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from 1957
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