What does Dru mean?
Dru /dru/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Dru). Dru's name origins are Greek, Welsh and Old French, and the name Dru means "man, warrior; wise; loved one". Dru is an alternate form of Andrew (Greek). Dru is also a variant of Drew (Welsh). Dru is also used as a variant of Drury (Old French).
Dru has 1 variant: Drue.
Dru has 46 more related forms via Andrew, Drew, Drury: Adem, Aindrea, Aindreas, Analu, Anders▲, Andie, Andonia, Andor, Andras, Andre▲, Andrea▼, Andreas, Andrei, Andrej, Andres▲, Andresj, Andrewes, Andrews, Andrey, Andrezj, Andrian, Andriel, Andries, Andrij, Andrija, Andrius, Andro, Andros, Andru, Andruw, Andrzej, Andy, Antero, Dandie, Dandy, Drewry, Drud, Drugi, Mandrew, Ohndrae, Ohndre, Ohnrey, Ondre, Ondrei, Ondrej and Ondrey.Kreatif forms: Dedru, Druda, Druve. [more]
How popular is Dru?
Dru is a rare first name for males. Dru is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Dru (unlisted) are Andrew (#22 the previous year), Andres (#222), Andy (#281), Andre (#283), Drew (#322), Anders (#750), Andreas and Andrea. These boy names reached the height of their popularity in the year 1997 (usage of 0.5484%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.515%, 6.1% less), with the form Andrea becoming less stylish. Anders (#750), Drew (#322), Andres (#222) and Andre (#283) are four of the more chic baby names in this compilation, and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for Andres and Drew. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Dru and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)