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Gender: Boy Meaning: Famous wolf Origin: German Pronunciation: ROO dee Related Names: Rudey, Rudi, Rudie

Rudy: Popularity

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382nd most popular boys name in the UK

89 recorded births
in 2012

User rating:  Star: on Star: on Star: on Star: off Star: off ( 3.4 from 189 votes )

Additional information about the name Rudy:

The male name Rudy is actually short for the name Rudolph but has recently been used as a forename itself. It is mainly used in English, Polish and German speaking countries. The name is made up of the two German elements ‘Rod’ meaning fame and ‘Hrôdh’ meaning ‘wolf’.

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