Given Name RUBY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: ROO-bee  [details]

Meaning & History

Simply from the name of the precious stone (which ultimately derives from Latin ruber "red"), which is the birthstone of July. It came into use as a given name in the 19th century.
VARIANT: Rubye
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Rubina (Italian)
USER SUBMISSION: Rúbý

Categories

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Entry updated July 27, 2015