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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rue

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #12462 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Rue in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1896 10 5 5
1900 7 7 0
1903 6 6 0
1906 5 0 5
1912 9 9 0
1915 17 10 7
1916 15 5 10
1917 27 11 16
1918 19 6 13
1919 12 0 12
1920 16 9 7
1922 18 5 13
1923 17 10 7
1924 14 7 7
1925 12 12 0
1926 14 7 7
1927 17 7 10
1928 16 10 6
1929 8 8 0
1930 14 8 6
1931 14 6 8
1932 18 8 10
1933 9 0 9
1934 8 0 8
1935 11 11 0
1937 23 13 10
1938 9 9 0
1939 5 5 0
1940 5 5 0
1941 9 9 0
1942 8 8 0
1943 13 7 6
1944 7 7 0
1945 6 0 6
1946 5 5 0
1947 6 6 0
1948 10 10 0
1949 7 7 0
1950 9 9 0
1951 13 6 7
1952 13 5 8
1953 16 8 8
1954 12 12 0
1955 6 6 0
1956 15 10 5
1957 13 5 8
1958 11 11 0
1961 5 5 0
1962 8 8 0
1964 5 0 5
1971 5 5 0
1978 6 6 0
2010 9 9 0
2011 13 13 0
2012 32 32 0
2013 27 27 0
2014 37 31 6
2015 26 26 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Rue baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 727 babies born with the name Rue in the United States. That's more than enough Rues to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1896 when it was given to 10 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rue" was in 2012 with a total of 32 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Rue" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rue as well as things modernly associated with the name Rue such as celebrities named Rue.

Origin and Meaning of Rue

The name "Rue" is of English origin, and it means "Herb or diminutive form of Ruth". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Rue McClanahan

Rue McClanahan is an actress, comedienne, author, and fashion designer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1957 to 2010. Rue was born in 1935 as Eddi-Rue McClanahan in Healdton, Oklahoma, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

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

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Past life for Rue born Jul 9, 1955

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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