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since 1880
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<100
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in 2010

Ruthie

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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 385 385 0
1929 389 382 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 384 377 7
1938 389 389 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 377 377 0
1951 312 312 0
1952 377 377 0
1953 368 368 0
1954 331 331 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 23 23 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
2015 132 132 0

Fun Facts about the name Ruthie

  • How many people with the first name Ruthie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,429 babies born with the first name Ruthie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ruthie to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ruthie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ruthie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ruthie is Tuesday, February 1st, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Ruthie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ruthie was in 1927 with a total of 427 babies.
  • Random Ruthie Factoid: According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ruthie ranks 93rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 64 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1932.
  • Weird things about the name Ruthie: Your name in reverse order is Eihtur. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Heriut. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Ruthie as a first name

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Popularity of Ruthie as a last name

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Common last names for Ruthie

  • Williams
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Smith
  • Jackson
  • Brown
  • Harris
  • White
  • Taylor
  • Thomas
  • Moore
  • Miller
  • Thompson
  • Martin
  • Allen

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.

Ruth +‎ -ie

  1. A female given name

Notable Persons With the Name Ruthie

Ruthie Ann Miles

Ruthie Ann Miles is a famous individual.

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Ruthie Foster

Ruthie Foster is a blues, folk music, and gospel blues musician and songwriter. She plays Guitar and Vocals. She was most prominent from 1997 to present.

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Ruthie Bolton

Ruthie Bolton is a basketball player for the Sacramento Monarchs. She was most prominent from 1997 to 2004. Ruthie was born on May 25th, 1967 in Lucedale, Mississippi.

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Ruthie Collins

Ruthie Collins is a bluegrass music and country music musician, guitarist, and singer-songwriter. Her ongoing career started in 2006. Ruthie was given the name Ruth Collins in 1984 in Fredonia, New York.

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Ruthie Morris

Ruthie Morris is an alternative rock, power pop, pop punk, and pop rock musician. She holds the title Open the Door and Lay It Down. Her ongoing career started in 1989. Ruthie was given the name Ruth Mary Morris on March 5th, 1964 in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States.

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Ruthie Blum

Ruthie Blum is a leading person.

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  • Ruthie Matthes
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What does the name Ruthie mean?

Ris for refreshing, the sparkling you.

Uis for uncanny, the way you know what to do.

Tis for treasure, of your friendship.

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

Iis for inspire, others seek your guidance.

Eis for enjoy, your life can be fun!

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