Meaning:bright fame


Pronunciation:roo pert


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About Rupert

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Rupert is a very strong sounding name of German origin that is perfect for any baby boy who is brilliant and bright.

Detailed Meaning

Rupert is a German form of Robert, and means ‘bright fame.’

Famous People With This Name

Rupert Graves is an English actor most famous for his role as DI Greg Lestrade on BBC’s “Sherlock.” Rupert Everett is also an English actor who is famous for his roles in “My Best Friend’s Wedding” and “An Ideal Husband.” Rupert Murdoch is an Australian-American media mogul who owns several newspapers.

Possible Nicknames

A cute and affectionate nickname option for Rupert can be Roo or Roo-Roo.

Related Names

Rupert can also be spelt Rupurt.

Stories Featuring This Name

Rupert Bear is the main character of the children’s comic strip of the same name. Rupert Pupkin is a character in the 1983 film, “The King of Comedy.” Rupert Giles is a character on the cult American television show, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer.”

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