(m) Germanic or Norse, ‘god’s peace.’ An early
Gaelic form of the name was Gofraidh, later Goraidh,
commonly written as Gorry. According to Black (Surnames
of Scotland) Goraidh ‘is a common name in the West
Highlands especially among the Macdonalds of Skye and the Macleods,’
but this is probably no longer true.
To Scottish Christian Names