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Ruthie

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Canadian
  • Meaning: Fun loving
  • #1614 All Time
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How popular is the name "Ruthie" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 5 5 0
1881 6 6 0
1882 6 6 0
1883 6 6 0
1884 5 5 0
1885 7 7 0
1887 9 9 0
1888 10 10 0
1889 12 12 0
1890 6 6 0
1891 11 11 0
1892 12 12 0
1893 17 17 0
1894 15 15 0
1895 27 27 0
1896 24 24 0
1897 22 22 0
1898 22 22 0
1899 18 18 0
1900 21 21 0
1901 26 26 0
1902 22 22 0
1903 27 27 0
1904 25 25 0
1905 31 31 0
1906 42 42 0
1907 39 39 0
1908 47 47 0
1909 38 38 0
1910 59 59 0
1911 63 63 0
1912 89 89 0
1913 96 96 0
1914 107 107 0
1915 121 121 0
1916 146 146 0
1917 148 148 0
1918 177 177 0
1919 191 191 0
1920 233 233 0
1921 244 244 0
1922 250 250 0
1923 321 321 0
1924 374 374 0
1925 381 381 0
1926 411 411 0
1927 427 427 0
1928 384 384 0
1929 390 383 7
1930 403 397 6
1931 360 360 0
1932 364 364 0
1933 367 367 0
1934 377 377 0
1935 403 396 7
1936 370 370 0
1937 385 378 7
1938 388 388 0
1939 393 388 5
1940 401 401 0
1941 356 356 0
1942 411 411 0
1943 374 374 0
1944 394 394 0
1945 376 376 0
1946 422 422 0
1947 413 413 0
1948 399 399 0
1949 398 398 0
1950 376 376 0
1951 312 312 0
1952 377 377 0
1953 367 367 0
1954 332 332 0
1955 310 310 0
1956 327 327 0
1957 322 322 0
1958 284 284 0
1959 287 287 0
1960 272 272 0
1961 232 232 0
1962 211 211 0
1963 196 196 0
1964 191 191 0
1965 150 150 0
1966 120 120 0
1967 111 111 0
1968 94 94 0
1969 84 84 0
1970 91 91 0
1971 86 86 0
1972 73 73 0
1973 57 57 0
1974 62 62 0
1975 51 51 0
1976 43 43 0
1977 36 36 0
1978 34 34 0
1979 57 57 0
1980 65 65 0
1981 33 33 0
1982 37 37 0
1983 41 41 0
1984 29 29 0
1985 36 36 0
1986 18 18 0
1987 34 34 0
1988 46 46 0
1989 26 26 0
1990 25 25 0
1991 24 24 0
1992 19 19 0
1993 24 24 0
1994 15 15 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 26 26 0
1997 22 22 0
1998 28 28 0
1999 39 39 0
2000 28 28 0
2001 42 42 0
2002 58 58 0
2003 57 57 0
2004 80 80 0
2005 75 75 0
2006 92 92 0
2007 73 73 0
2008 112 112 0
2009 98 98 0
2010 102 102 0
2011 89 89 0
2012 94 94 0
2013 114 114 0
2014 107 107 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Ruthie? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,295 babies born with the name Ruthie in the United States. That's more than enough Ruthies to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ruthie" was in 1927 with a total of 427 babies.

According to the 1937 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ruthie" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 58 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1937. Across the entire United States a total of 385 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Ruthie popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Canadian

Origin and Meaning of Ruthie

The name "Ruthie" is of Canadian origin, and it means "Fun loving". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

U is for unique, your love of life.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

I is for ideals, no higher!

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Eihtur". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Thireu". 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.

Past life for Ruthie born Dec 30, 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 Sumatra approximately on 1200. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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