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Rudy meaning and name origin

Rudy \r(u)-dy\ as a boy's name is pronounced ROO-dee. Short form of Rudolph and other Rud- names. Singer Rudy Vallee; fashion designer Rudi Gernreich; New York City mayor Rudy Giulani.

Rudy has 3 variant forms: Rudee, Rudelle and Rudi.

Rudy is also pronounced similarly to Roddy, Rowdy, Rudey and Rudie. Other suggested similar baby names are Rad, Redd, Rod, Rodd, Ruby, Rudd and Ruy.

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Popularity of Rudy

Rudy is a very popular first name for males (#359 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5181 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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