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Names Beginning with Ru- for Boys

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"RU" baby names beginning or starting with Ru- are used more often as masculine names.

These boy names were at the height of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.0898%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.0214%, 76.2%), with names like Rudy, Rush, Russ, Russel and Rusty becoming somewhat dated. Rusk (top 4%) and Runion (6%) are conventional Ru- last names.

Here is the list of Ru- names for girls.

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Page 1/2 of 34 Ru- grouped names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ru- names: Rube, Ruben, Rubin, Ruby, Rudolf

[Rube, Ruben, Rubin, Rubino, Ruby, .. 4 more] Forms of Reuben 1 Derivative of Hebrew element. "See, a son." Rooben, Rusben and Ryben are kreatif variations. ..

[Ruel] Var. of Reuel 2 Derived fr. Hebrew. "Friend of God." Outside Top 1000. See also Rowl.

[Ruark, .. 3 more] Form of Roark 3 Derived fr. Gaelic. "Champion." Outside Top 1000. See also Rurik. ..

[Rupert, Ruperto, Ruprecht, .. 27 more] Var. of Robert 4 Origin fr. Old German language. "Bright fame." Not in popularity charts. ..

[Rurek, Rurik, Ruy, .. 31 more] Forms of Roderick 5 Source fr. Old German language. "Famous power." Outside Top 1000. ..

[Rufiger, Ruggero, Ruggiero, Rutger, Ruttger, .. 10 more] Forms of Roger 6 Stems fr. Old German element. "Famous spearman." Not Top 1000 names. ..

[Russo, .. 1 more] Form of Rousseau 7 Derived fr. Old French word. "Little red-haired one." Not in popularity charts. See also Russ. ..

[Ruy, .. 3 more] Form of Roy 8 Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Red." Not in Top 1000. See also Ruby. ..

Ruben [Rube, Rubi, Rubin, Rubino] 9 Based on Spanish word. .. Singer Ruben Blades. Ranked in Top 1000.

Rubio 10 Derived fr. Spanish. "Fair, blonde." Rare, with the -io suffix like Rocio. See also Rube.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ru- names: Rudolph, Rudy, Ruel, Rufus, Rupert

Rudd 11 From Old English. "Ruddy-skinned." Not in popularity charts. See also Rudie.

Rudiger 12 Origin fr. German word. "Spear fame." Rare, with the -er suffix like Reinier. See also Ruttger.

Rudolph [Rudey, Rudi, Rudie, Rudolf, Rudolpho, Rudolfo, Rudolphus, Rudy, .. 10 more] 13 Stems fr. Old German language. "Famous wolf." Ranked in Top 1000.

Rudy [Rudee, Rudelle, Rudi] 14 .. Singer Rudy Vallee. Listed in Top 1000.

Rudyard 15 Origin fr. Old English language. "Red paddock." Rare. Rudyard, like Renard, has the common -ard ending.

Rufaro 16 Stems fr. Shona language. "Happiness, elation." Not Top 1000 name.

Rufino [Ruffino] 17 Origin fr. Latin element. "Red-haired." Not in Top 1000. ..

Ruford [Rufford] 18 Source fr. Old English. "Red ford; rough ford." Outside Top 1000.

Rufus [Ruffus, Rufous] 19 Based on Latin. "Red-haired." Not Top 1000 names. ..

Rugby 20 From Old English. "Rook fortress." Not Top 1000 name.

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Summary of names (grouped by variations) for Ru- names for boys.

Reuben - Rugby
Reuben [Ruby, Rube, Ruben, Rubin, Rubino], Reuel [Ruel], Roark [Ruark], Robert [Rupert, Ruperto, Ruprecht], Roderick [Ruy, Rurek, Rurik], Roger [Rutger, Ruggero, Ruttger, Rufiger, Ruggiero], Rousseau [Russo], Roy [Ruy], Ruben [Rube, Rubi, Rubin, Rubino], Rubio, Rudd, Rudiger, Rudolph [Rudy, Rudi, Rudie, Rudey, Rudolf, Rudolfo, Rudolpho, Rudolphus], Rudy [Rudi, Rudee, Rudelle], Rudyard, Rufaro, Rufino [Ruffino], Ruford [Rufford], Rufus [Ruffus, Rufous], Rugby

Rune - Rutley
Rune, Rumford, Rupert [Ruprecht], Rurik, Rush, Rushford, Rushkin, Russell [Russ, Russel], Ruston [Rustan, Rusten, Rustin, Russton], Rusty [Rustyn], Rutherford [Rutherfurd], Rutland, Rutledge, Rutley