Type Surname (from given name)
Other Forms FormsÓ Ruis
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 3/22/2016
Reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruis "descendant of Ros", a personal name perhaps derived from ros "wood". In Connacht it has also been used as a translation of Ó Luachra (see Loughrey).