noun ard·ri
variants: less commonly


Definition of ardri



  1. :  the high king in ancient Ireland — compare 9rig

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Origin and Etymology of ardri

Irish Gaelic ārdrī, from ārd high, noble (from Old Irish ard) + king, from Old Irish — more at arduous, rich

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a brief usually trivial fact

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