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Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 4 (Ranked #6105).

What does the name "Rusty" mean?

Rusty (American): Red headed

The name "Rusty" is of American origin and it means "Red headed". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

R is for rational, the way you think.

U is for unique, your love of life.

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Rusty? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 17,942 babies born with the name Rusty in the United States. That's more than enough Rusties to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1927 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rusty" was in 1961 with a total of 575 babies.

According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rusty" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of only 427 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Rusty popular?

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

Celebrities named Rusty

Rusty Wallace

Rusty Wallace is a nascar driver. Rusty was born in 1956 as Russell William Wallace, Jr. in Arnold, Missouri, United States.


Rusty Joiner

Rusty Joiner is a model. Rusty was born in 1972 in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.


Rusty Smith

Rusty was born in 1979.


Rusty Greer

Rusty Greer is a MLB player. Rusty was born in 1969 in Fort Rucker, Alabama.


Past life for Rusty born Jul 22, 1929

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 Thailand approximately on 1375. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. 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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