If you are conducting some Riley family history research then you can view the Riley 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 Riley surname history and will help you answer the question 'what is the meaning of my name?'
The names Riley and O'Reilly in
Ireland are derived from the native
Gaelic O'Raghaillaigh Sept that was
based in Counties Cavan and Westmeath.
These names are among the ten most
frequently found in Ireland and
although widespread can still be
mostly found in the region of the
A Sept is an ancient Clan-like collective describing a group of persons whose immediate ancestors bore a common surname and inhabited the same territory.
|Vert/Green||Signifies Hope, Joy and sometimes, Loyalty in Love|
|Gutte de Sang||Drops of Blood|
|Hand||Symbol of Faith, Sincerity, and Justice|
|The Lion||Emblem of Deathless Courage|
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