Meaning and name origin
Ruperta \r(u)-per-ta, rup(e)-rta\ as a girl's name is of Old English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Ruperta is "bright fame". Ruperta is a variant of Roberta (Old English, Old German): feminine of Robert. A given name for baby girls that is rarely used.
Ruperta is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ruperta and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Roberta. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).