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Ranked #920


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 4 (Ranked #6146).

What does the name "Rudolph" mean?

Rudolph (English): Famous wolf

The name "Rudolph" is of English origin and it means "Famous wolf". It's a name commonly given to boys.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

U is for unique, your love of life.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

P is for playful, the fun side of you.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

Your name in reverse order is "Hplodur". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Duprhol". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Rudolph" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Rudolph? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 53,260 babies born with the name Rudolph in the United States. That's more than enough Rudolphs to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 54 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rudolph" was in 1927 with a total of 1,683 babies. (That's a lot of baby Rudolphs)

According to the 1935 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rudolph" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 27 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1935. Across the entire United States a total of only 745 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Rudolph popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rudolph in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Rudolph

Rudy Giuliani

Rudy Giuliani is an officeholder. Rudy was born in 1944 as Rudolph William Louis Giuliani in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.


Rudolph Valentino

Rudolph Valentino is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1914 to 1926. Rudolph was born in 1895 as Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguolla in Castellaneta, Apulia, Italy.


Rudolph van Veen

Rudolph was born in 1967.


Past life for Rudolph born Aug 27, 1971

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Oceania approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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