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Rue Meaning


What does Rue mean?

The name Rue is of English origin.

The meaning of Rue is "rue, bitter herb".

Rue is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Rue.

The Given Name Rue

Rue appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

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Rue has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Rue McClanahan.

Rue Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 5,230 in baby name popularity for girls with 26 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,622 in baby name popularity for girls with 31 occurrences. It ranked 11,804 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences.

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

Rue Related Names

Famous Rues

  • Rue McClanahan ~ Actress

Rue 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 Rue.

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Rue Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Rue.

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