Caoimhin O Donnaile wrote:
> If ‘roí’ is to do with land, then maybe then maybe it is related to
> ‘ruigh(e)’, found in many placenames in Scotland
Probably not. "Ruighe = slope" seems to be an extended use of "ruighe
= forearm" ("rig" in OI), or else from the related concept of
"stretching, extending" ("rige" in OI, the VN of "rigid"). "Róe", on
the other hand, has a very different suggeted etymology in LEIA.