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Boy Names Ending with -rus

Rus ending baby names and what they mean, with 27 results. -rus names are used more often as masculine names. Adoption of these boy names is at its most widespread presently (ADOPTION OF 0.05%). Cyrus (#472) is the most trendy birth name in this list, while Crus (TOP 27%) and Barus (72%) are familiar -rus last names.

-rus names

Ambrus - Prosperus | Siorus - Zephirus

Ambrus - Prosperus

Ambrus
Var. of Ambrose. Derivative of Greek element. "Immortal." Popular as last name, and Ambrus (UPPER 45%) is similar to common -us last names Altus (UPPER 75%), Asmus (9%).

Christoforus
Form of Christopher. Derived fr. Greek language. "Bearing Christ." Christoforus is unique as a baby name.

Cirrus
From Latin language. "Lock of hair." Not that popular as a birth name.

CyrusCyrus
Root fr. Greek word. "Lord." Adoption of Cyrus as a boys' name in 2015 was 0.3% less than the year before. See also Cruz.

Desiderus
Var. of Desiderio. Derived fr. Latin word. "Desired." Desiderus is irregularly used as a given name.

Emerus
Var. of Emery. Root fr. Old German element. "Brave power." Not much used as a children's name.

Epicurus
Based on Greek language. A philosopher of great influence, who .. Outside Top 2000.

Firus
Form of Firoz. From Arabic. "Victorious." Scarce as a children's name, but Firus is comparable to the more conventional Faris. See also Faruq.

Florus
Var. of Florent. Stems fr. Old French. "In flower." Compare surnames Flores (TOP 1%), Flors (95%).

Hesperus
Form of Hesperos. Based on Greek language. "Evening; evening star." Not much used as a boys' name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -rus names: Cyrus, Jairus, Lazarus

Homerus
Var. of Homer. Based on Greek word. "Hostage." Homerus is not a Top 2000 name.

Icarus, var. Ikarus
Origin fr. Greek. .. Icarus was the son of Daedalus .. Not in Top 2000.

Isidorus
Var. of Isidore. Source fr. Greek language. "Gift of Isis." Isidorus was not among 2015's Top names.

JairusJairus1
Based on Hebrew language. "God enlightens." Jairus was favored today. See also Jaris.

Jairus2
Form of Jairo. Source fr. Spanish language. Variant of Jairus. A familiar baby name. See also Jaris.

Kalogerus1
Var. of Calogero. Derived fr. Italian element. "Fair old age." Kalogerus is not frequently used as a boys' name.

Kalogerus2
Var. of Kalogeros. Derivative of Greek word. "Lovely old age." Kalogerus was not a Top birth name in 2015.

LazarusLazarus
Based on Hebrew word. "God is my help." Usage of Lazarus as a children's name in 2015 was down 6.2% compared to the previous year.

Maurus
Form of Maurice. Source fr. Latin. "Dark-skinned, Moorish." Mahrus is a moderately popular kid's name. See also Marius.

Prosperus
Var. of Prosper. Source fr. Latin word. "Fortunate." Prosperus was not among 2015's Top names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -rus names for boys.

1. Ambrus - Prosperus
Ambrose [Ambrus], Christopher [Christoforus], Cirrus, Cyrus, Desiderio [Desiderus], Emery [Emerus], Epicurus, Firoz [Firus], Florent [Florus], Hesperos [Hesperus], Homer [Homerus], Icarus [Ikarus], Isidore [Isidorus], Jairus, Jairo [Jairus], Calogero [Kalogerus], Kalogeros [Kalogerus], Lazarus, Maurice [Maurus], Prosper [Prosperus]


George [Siorus], Taurus, Tavaris [Tevarus], Theodore [Theodorus], Tyrus, Thor [Tyrus], Zephyr [Zephirus, Zephyrus]

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