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Meaning and Name Origin

Rudey \r(u)-dey\ as a name for boys. The meaning of the name Rudey is "famous wolf". Rudey is a derivative of Rudolph (Old German): name of the red-nosed reindeer. Distinctive as a boys' name.


Rudey has 3 variants: Rudi, Rudie and Rudy.

Rudey has 14 more related forms via Rudolph: Dolph, Raoul, Rodolfo, Rodolph, Rodolphe, Rolf, Rolfe, Rollo, Rolph, Rolphe, Rudolf, Rudolfo, Rudolpho and Rudolphus.


Rudey is a rare given name for men. Rudey is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Rudey and related names. Rudy (#866 a year ago), Rodolfo (#945), Rudolph, Rudolf, Rolf, Raoul, Dolph and Rollo are the popular varying forms of Rudey (#unlisted). Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during the years 1950-1959 and is now much lower, with the versions Rodolfo, Rudy, Rudolf and Rudolph becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dolph, Raoul, Rodolfo, Rolf, Rollo, Rudolf, Rudolph, Rudy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Rudey is pronounced similarly to Roddy, Rodeo and Rudee. Other suggested similar baby names are Audey and Rudd. Like Rudey, these names are not frequently used.