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7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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2k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Rubi

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How popular is the baby name Rubi in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1957 8 8 0
1965 5 5 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 22 22 0
1971 27 27 0
1972 32 32 0
1973 21 21 0
1974 22 22 0
1975 23 23 0
1976 32 32 0
1977 15 15 0
1978 30 30 0
1979 33 33 0
1980 36 36 0
1981 25 25 0
1982 34 34 0
1983 26 26 0
1984 32 32 0
1985 32 32 0
1986 31 31 0
1987 30 30 0
1988 33 33 0
1989 134 134 0
1990 293 285 8
1991 216 216 0
1992 217 211 6
1993 201 201 0
1994 147 147 0
1995 152 152 0
1996 137 137 0
1997 121 121 0
1998 125 125 0
1999 101 101 0
2000 118 118 0
2001 139 139 0
2002 145 145 0
2003 123 123 0
2004 448 448 0
2005 716 716 0
2006 471 471 0
2007 409 409 0
2008 531 531 0
2009 325 325 0
2010 303 303 0
2011 216 216 0
2012 202 202 0
2013 188 188 0
2014 191 191 0
2015 176 176 0

Fun Facts about the name Rubi

  • How many people with the first name Rubi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,102 babies born with the first name Rubi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rubi to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rubi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1957 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Rubi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rubi is Sunday, August 25th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Rubi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rubi was in 2005 with a total of 716 babies.
  • Random Rubi Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rubi is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 49 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Rubi: Your name in reverse order is Ibur. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ibru. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rubi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,070 people with the last name Rubi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rubi? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rubi as their last name since less than 1 person in 143k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Rubi as a first name

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Popularity of Rubi as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rubi U.S.
  White 9.28% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.83% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.39% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 81.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rubi

People with the last name Rubi are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. A city of Apulia situated on the way from Canusium to Butuntum, now Ruvo di Puglia

Other Inspirations for the Name Rubi

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Rubi Coffee
Rubi Novela
Rubi Shoes
Rubi Tile Cutter
Rubi Stock

What does the name Rubi mean?

Ris for relish, you seek a challenge.

Uis for useful, always to others.

Bis for buoy, you encourage those you see.

Iis for innovator, always improving

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