What does Ruthie mean?
Ruthie▼ has 1 variant: Ruthi.Creative forms:
(female) Ruthne, Ruthnie, ..
(male) Ruthad, Ruthro, .. Middle name pairings:
Ruthie Adrienne (R.A.), ..
How popular is Ruthie?
Ruthie is a very popular first name for women (#729 out of 4276, Top 17%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ruthie reached its highest rank of #329 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, and is at #1618 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Ruth (#293 in 2015) and Ruthe are the prominent alternative forms of Ruthie (#1618 in 2015) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Ruthie was well-received in the 1910s (adoption of 2.7%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 0.1%, ▼97%), with versions such as Ruthie becoming less in vogue.
Ruthie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Retha▼. Other suggested similar names are Artie▼, Athie, Attie, Aubrie, Audie▼, Audrie, Bethie, Betsie, Bettie▼, Bunnie, Cathie, Catie, Cinthie, Dottie▼, Dulcie, Dustie, Ephie, Ettie▼, Euphie, Hatsie, Hattie▼, Hettie▼, Hittie, Judie▼, Julie▼, Jullie, Justie, Kathie▼, Kittie▼, Lettie▼, Lucie, Mattie▼, Mitzie, Nattie, Nettie▼, Orphie (see Orpah), Pattie▼, Rachil, Rahil, Randie, Rawnie, Reggie, Remie, Renie, Rennie, Rhae, Rhia, Rhodie, Rickie, Rikkie, Robbie▼, Roddie, Rodie, Ronnie, Roxie▼, Rubee, Rubi▼, Rubia, Rubie▼, Rubine, Rudi, Rudie, Rue, Rufeine (see Rufina), Ruta, Ruthanne, Ruzha, Ryckie, Sukie, Synthie, Tashie, Tatie, Tottie and Yettie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ruthie.See names in meaning and etymology.