Riordan

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Riordan

Riordan

King Poet

A later form of Ríoghbhardán, from ríogh ‘king’ and bardán, a diminutive of bard ‘poet’. 

Meaning: King poet

Origin: Irish

Gender: For a boy

Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names