Origin: Old Norse
The name is derived from the Old Norse element, hróð, meaning, “fame.”
As of 2010, Rói was the 7th most popular male name in the Faroe Islands.
Other forms of the name include:
- Roi (Danish)
- Rói (Faroese/Old Norse)
- Hrói (Icelandic/Old Norse)
- Roe (Norwegian)