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Type Surname (from given name)
Meaning & History
Surname which comes from two distinct sources. As a Welsh surname it is derived from ap Rhydderch
meaning "son of RHYDDERCH
". As an Irish surname it is an Anglicized form of Ó Bruadair
meaning "descendent of Bruadar". The given name Bruadar meant "brother" in Old Norse (see BRÓÐIR