Irish or not, if you want to give a token of your friendship, love and loyalty that has meaning, the Claddagh ring may be the choice for you. The Claddagh ring (Irish: fáinne Chladaigh) is a traditional Irish ring. The Claddagh ring means eternal love, loyalty, and friendship. The Claddagh ring consists of a heart with a crown held by two hands symbolizing love, loyalty and friendship. The Claddagh Ring has become a world renowned symbol of love.