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Rupert Meaning


What does Rupert mean?

The name Rupert is of German origin.

The meaning of Rupert is "bright fame".

Rupert is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ru-pert.

The Given Name Rupert

Rupert is a variant of Robert. See Robert for further details.

Rupert is a name with class.

A name fit for a child full of distinction and charm, a little seeker.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Rupert Brooke, Rupert Everett, and Rupert Friend.

Rupert Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 4,482 in baby name popularity for boys with 22 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,643 in baby name popularity for boys with 16 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Rupert has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Rupert Name Popularity Page.

Rupert Related Names

Rupert is a variant of Robert.

Famous Ruperts

  • Rupert Brooke ~ Writer
  • Rupert Everett ~ Actor
  • Rupert Friend ~ Actor
  • Rupert Graves ~ Actor
  • Rupert Gregson Williams ~ Musician
  • Rupert Grint ~ Actor
  • Rupert Murdoch ~ Business Mogul
  • Rupert of Salzburg ~ Saint
  • Rupert Penry Jones ~ Actor

Rupert Numerology

What will your new littleRupert be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Rupert are often ordinary and honorable but most of all they are read more >>

Rupert Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Rupert.

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