Meaning and Name Origin
Rufous has 1 variant: Ruffus.
Rufous is a rare given name for men. Rufous is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Rufous and related names. Rufus is the only popular variation form of Rufous (#unlisted). Adoption of this boy name was at its most widespread during the years 1880-1889 and is now significantly less, with the version Rufus becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)