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Rudy Meaning


What does Rudy mean?

The name Rudy is of English origin.

The meaning of Rudy is "wolf".

Rudy is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ru-dy.

The Given Name Rudy

Rudy is a diminutive of Rudolph. See Rudolph for further details.

Rudy is good for parents who want a name that is attractive and simple.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Rudy falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Rudy Fernandez.

Rudy Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 857 in baby name popularity for boys with 261 occurrences. It ranked 8,724 in baby name popularity for girls with 13 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 864 in baby name popularity for boys with 260 occurrences. It ranked 12,749 in baby name popularity for girls with 8 occurrences.

View the Rudy Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Rudy has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Rudy to other names.

Rudy Related Names

Rudy is a diminutive of Rudolph.

Famous Rudys

  • Rudy Fernandez ~ Basketball Player

Rudy Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Rudy.

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Rudy Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Rudy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Rudy.

Just for fun, see the name Rudy in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Rudy in Nautical Flags page.