What does Rubi mean?
Associated with: red.
(female) Rebi, Ribi, ..
(male) Ruio, .. Middle name pairings:
Rubi Kennedi (R.K.), ..
How popular is Rubi?
Rubi is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3611 out of 4276, Top 84%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#17475 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Rubi entered the list in 1990 and reached its top position of #432 in the U.S. in the year 2005, and is currently at #1340. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Ruby (#83 via latest list) and Rubie are the prominent alternative forms of Rubi (#1340 via latest list). Adoption of these relations of Rubi was at its apex in the 1910s (average #886) and is now significantly lower (#1141, ▼63%), with forms such as Rubi becoming somewhat dated.
Rubi▼ is pronounced similarly to Rabiah, Reba▼, Rebba, Rebbie, Reeba, Reyba, Rheba, Roba, Robbi, Robbie▼, Robby, Robee and Robi. Other suggested similar names are Abbi, Abi, Bibi, Bobi, Debi, Gabi, Jobi, Rani, Razi, Rei, Remi▲, Resi, Rezi, Riki, Rivi, Robin▼, Rodi, Romi, Roni, Roxi, Rubine, Rudi, Rudie, Rue, Rui, Rupa, Ruta, Ruth▼, Ruthi, Ruza and Tobi. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rubi.See names in meaning and etymology.