Rude Name Meaning

from a pet form of a personal name formed with Old HighnGerman hrod ‘fame’, for example Rudolf ornRüdiger (see Rudiger). from Middle High Germannrude, rü(e)de ‘hound’, probably applied as a nicknamenor as a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of hunting dogs.nEG

List of People with Surname Rude

According to our database, there are a total of 1,633 people with the surname Rude. Among these people surnamed Rude, there are about 398 unique names, with an average of 4 people who have the same name. Michael Rude, Robert Rude and David Rude are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Rude, with 30, 30 and 28 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Rude, with a total of 173 people, and there are a total of 126 unique names among these people. Minnesota is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rude, with a total of 185 people and an average of 121 unique names.