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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Ruthie
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Ruthie in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Ruthie:
Records indicate that 17,650 girls in the United States have been named Ruthie since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1927, when 423 people in the U.S. were given the name Ruthie. Those people are now 88 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Ruthie
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5 Positive Comments
"The spelling of "Ruthi" is very common in Israel. It is also spelled "Ruti." One of Israel's top singers of the 1970s was Ruthi Navon-just one example." Apr. 1, 2012:
"My name is Ruth, but I go by Ruthie. I am still i high school and I have ever met anyone anywhere close to my age with the name. I do like my name because it is unique and kind of cute." Nov. 5, 2010:
"Ruthie, meet Ruthie!! It's been my nickname for almost 55 years and I wouldn't trade it for any other name!!" Jul. 30, 2009:
"I love my name. Ruth of course, nicknamed to Ruthie. My name is unique. There is never another Ruthie around. I prefer to be called Ruthie, but there are some people who automatically call me Ruth even if I introduce myself as Ruthie. It's usually older people. When I was younger, I wished I was a Lisa, but there are so many of them, that's it's such a dull, ugly name. Ruthie is way better!" Dec. 24, 2008:
"People call me Ruthie after they have
known me for a while. It is meant to
be affectionate, maybe even "cute."" Jul. 8, 2005:
7 Neutral Comments
"XD @ July 4th 2010 my name is Ruthi too! Never met anyone who spelled it like I do :P" Sep. 20, 2011:
"When I was in grade school, there were actually 3 Ruth or Ruthann's in my class. HATED BEING RUTH #3! That is when I chose Ruthi and have never changed back to my full name Ruthanne. Now I never meet any Ruthi's and I love my name." Jul. 4, 2010:
""I like being a Ruth. I really like being a Ruthie!!!" Jun. 4, 2010:
"My sis's name is Ruthi...without the e. People always spell it with an e and it drives her crazy!" Nov. 18, 2009:
"My friends and family call me Ruthie, and I agree that it is a sign of affection. This is probably why I prefer 'Ruthie' it just seems more cute, and makes me feel that I should be an easy-going, friendly, and kind person. In saying that, Ruth means a 'friendly' person, so anyone with a variant of the name (i.e. Ruthie, Ruthi, Ruthina, Ruthie Babe) is in essence a 'friendly' person as a name suggests." May. 10, 2008:
"My name is Ruth, but some people call me Ruthie which i quite like." Dec. 14, 2006:
"Unfortunately I was given many "Baby Ruth" candy bars in high school... I'm sure it was a teasing thing, but what girl doesn't like chocolate?" May. 8, 2006:
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