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What does Ruffina mean?

Ruffina Pronunciation of Ruffina [ruf-fi-na] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and Ruffina means "red haired". Ruffina is an alternate form of Rufina (Latin).

Associated with: red.


Ruffina has 2 variants: Rufeena and Ruphyna.

1 more alternative form via Rufina: Rufeine.

Creative forms:
(female) Refina, Rufne, ..

(male) Rufbin, Ruffiq, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ruffina Vivianna (R.V.), ..

How popular is Ruffina?

Ruffina is a rare given name for females. Ruffina is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent variation form of Ruffina (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 is Rufina. Other forms, like Rufeena, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Ruffina was well-received among parents during the years 1920-1929 (#1733). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rufina in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Audrina, Auina, Austina, Delfina, Dulcina, Eugina, Hughina, Hugina, Julina, Justina, Lucina, Lumina, Luvina, Mussina, Quirina, Raelina, Raina, Ravina, Raylina, Regina, Reina, Reubina (see Rubena), Rexina, Richina, Rina, Robina, Rodina, Rollina, Romina, Rosina, Roweina, Rowina, Rozina, Rubena, Rubia, Rubina, Rubine, Rubinia, Rubyna, Ruksana, Ruthina, Ruthine (see Ruth), Ruzena and Rylina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ruffina.

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