Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. roo-TU(Lithuanian)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "rue" in Lithuanian, the rue plant being a bitter medicinal herb that is a national symbol of Lithuania. This is also the Lithuanian form of Ruth 1.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesRuth(Biblical) Rhouth(Biblical Greek) Rut(Biblical Hebrew) Ruth(Biblical Latin) Rút(Czech) Ruth(Danish) Ruth(Dutch) Rue, Ruth, Ruthie(English) Rutt, Ruth(Estonian) Ruut(Finnish) Ruth(German) Reut, Rut(Hebrew) Rut(Icelandic) Ruth(Norwegian) Ruta(Polish) Rute(Portuguese) Ruf(Russian) Rút(Slovak) Rut, Ruth(Spanish) Rut, Ruth(Swedish)
Same SpellingRuta


People think this name is

classic   natural   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   simple   serious  

Name Days

Latvia: July 15
Latvia: July 31
Lithuania: March 27


Entry updated April 25, 2021