Ruth Knudsen in the US

  1. #1,098,872 Ruth Herndon
  2. #1,098,873 Ruth Hitchcock
  3. #1,098,874 Ruth Houck
  4. #1,098,875 Ruth Kaye
  5. #1,098,876 Ruth Knudsen
  6. #1,098,877 Ruth Leary
  7. #1,098,878 Ruth Ledford
  8. #1,098,879 Ruth Lilly
  9. #1,098,880 Ruth Lipscomb
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Meaning & Origins

Biblical name (of uncertain derivation) of a Moabite woman who left her own people to remain with her mother-in-law Naomi, and afterwards became the wife of Boaz and an ancestress of David. Her story is told in the book of the Bible that bears her name. It was used among the Puritans in England in the 16th century, partly because of its association with the English vocabulary word ruth meaning ‘compassion’. It has always been popular as a Jewish name, but is now also widespread among people of many different cultures and creeds.
101st in the U.S.
Danish, Norwegian, and German: patronymic from a personal name derived from Old Norse Knútr meaning ‘knot’ (Danish Knud, Norwegian Knut, German Knuth). This was a Danish royal name, Latinized as Canutus.
3,597th in the U.S.

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