Gender: Female
Origin: Hebrew
Meaning: Friendship

The name Ruth means Friendship and is of Hebrew origin. Ruth is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

In the Bible, Ruth was a Moabite woman who married Naomi's son.

Ruth Hussey, actress. George Herman ("Babe") Ruth, baseball player. Ruth Buzzi, comedienne. "Dr. Ruth" Westheimer, sex therapist.

People who like the name Ruth also like the names: Charlotte, Eleanor, Elizabeth, Grace, Ruby, Violet, Hazel, Caleb, Elijah, Henry, Isaac, Levi, Theodore, Benjamin

Stats for the Name Ruth

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checkmark Ruth is currently #231 in U.S. births

Songs about Ruth

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Amanda Ruth - Rank and File
Private Ruth - Cotton Mather