If you are conducting some Oriordan family history research then you can view the Oriordan coat of arms and the name meaning and origin of the name as well as the meaning of symbols below. This is a great place to start when tracing your genealogy and Oriordan surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The name O'Riordan in Ireland is
derived from the native Gaelic
O'Riordain Sept that was located
in the Province of Munster. The
name is taken from Gaelic words
meaning 'a royal bard'.
The name Rearden is a variant. The
majority of descendants can still be
found in Munster and especially in
A Sept is an ancient form of a Clan and is a group of people whose ancestors all bore the same surname and inhabited the same locality.
|Gules/Red||'The Martyr's colour', signifies Military Fortitude and Magnanimity.|
|Arm||Symbol of an Industrious Person|
|The Lion||Emblem of Deathless Courage|
|Oak Tree/Acorns/Oak Leaves||Symbol of Antiquity and Strength|
|Quarter||Often used when joining families in marriage|
|Sword||Symbol of Government and Justice|
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