Rut

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See also: rut and Rút

Italian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Rut f

  1. A female given name; equivalent to the English-language Ruth
  2. Ruth (biblical character)
  3. the Book of Ruth

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rut

  1. Ruth (biblical character).
  2. A female given name, usually spelled Ruth.

References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 385 females with the given name Rut, compared to 9707 with named Ruth, living in Norway on January 1st 2011. Accessed on April 14th 2011.

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rut

  1. Ruth (biblical character).
  2. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Popular given name in Sweden from the 1890s to the 1920s.

References[edit]

  • Sture Allén, Staffan Wahlin, Förnamnsboken, Almqvist&Wiksell 1979, ISBN 9120067399
  • [2] Statistiska centralbyrån: 23 268 females with the given name Rut, compared to 14 540 named Ruth, living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010. Accessed on April 14th, 2011.