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Dru (girl)

What does Dru mean?

Dru Pronunciation of Dru [dru] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dru) is a Latin name. Dru is a variant form of Drusilla (Latin): feminine of Drusus.


Dru has 1 variant: Drue.

3 more different relations via Drusilla: Drisy, Drucie and Drucy.

1 masculine form: Drew.

Creative forms:
(female) Daru, Laru, ..

(male) Do, Dro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dru Marley (D.M.), ..

How popular is Dru?

Dru is an unusual given name for women. Dru is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Dru was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak position of #1645 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dru name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dru outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only other popular varying form of Dru is Drusilla. Adoption of these relations of Dru was widespread among parents a century ago (median #1434).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dru, Drusilla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dru and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Dru is pronounced similarly to Drea and Drew. Other recommended names are Pru and Tru. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dru.

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