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What does Rui mean?

Rui Pronunciation of Rui [rui] as a girls' name is pronounced ROO-ee. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Rui is "tears; affection".


Creative forms:
(female) Rexi, Rrey, ..

(male) Rre, Rree, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rui Madyson (R.M.), ..

How popular is Rui?

Rui is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#123314 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Rui has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Rui is pronounced similarly to Rae, Ray, Raya, Raye, Rea, Ree, Rei, Rey, Reya, Rhae, Rhea, Rhia, Ria, Rie, Roya, Rue and Rye. Other suggested similar names are Rubi and Rudi. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rui.

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