Rufus - Meaning Of Rufus, What Does Rufus Mean?

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Rufus Meaning


What does Rufus mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Rufus is of Latin and Roman origin.

The meaning of Rufus is "red haired".  

Rufus is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ru-fus.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 2684 in baby name popularity for boys with 44 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


Would you like to fingerspell the name Rufus in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Rufus 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 Rufus in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Rufus Numerology page.

Rufus Numerology
Rufus in Hieroglyhics
Rufus in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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