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Meaning:Companion; friend; vision of beauty. In the Bible, Ruth the Moabitess was the great grandmother of King David.
Gender:Female
Origin:Hebrew
Variants:Rut, Ruthera, Rutheria, Rutteria, Ruf, Ρουθ, רוּת
Similar sound boys:Rudy, Rohit, Rhett, Reed, Radu, Rudi, Raed, Rod
Similar sound girls:Rita, Ritu, Riti, Rada, Ruthie, Rhoda, Riet, Ruta
Rating:
4.5/5
stars 10 votes
Easy to write: 5/5 stars 5 votes
Easy to remember: 4.5/5 stars 5 votes
Pronunciation: 4/5 stars 5 votes
English pronunciation: 4.5/5 stars 10 votes
Opinion foreigners: 3/5 stars 10 votes
Nicknames:Ruthie, Roo, Ruby, Ruthy Toothy, Rudi, Ru, Ruthless, Ruthy, Tooth, Ruf, Annie, Rusty, Rue
Names of brothers:Peter, Livinus, Dylan, Jackson, Stephen, Josiah, Gideon, Jeremiah, Jacob
Names of sisters:Rachel, Aud, Sarah, Theresa, Bethany, Ria, Hannah, Roselynn
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(Ruth is used in the Netherlands 508 times as a boys name, and 3766 is a girls name.)

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Comments by Ruth


Ruth (81 years old) 2012-10-07
It can be hard to say due to the th at end. i like that ruth is a serios name but two syllables would have been nice.

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