Rūta

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See also: rūta, ruta, and Ruta

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in the end of the 19th century. From Lithuanian Rūta (rue).

Proper noun[edit]

Rūta f

  1. A female given name.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Rūta was the only given name of 1966 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From rūta (rue), the national plant of Lithuania.

Proper noun[edit]

Rūta f

  1. A female given name.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hebrew

Proper noun[edit]

Rūta f

  1. Ruth (Biblical figure)
  2. A female given name of biblical origin.