Meaning and name origin
Rufous has 1 variant form: Ruffus.
Rufous is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Rufous and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Rufus. (2014 statistics).