Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Russet, reddish; Red-haired
Roux is a gender-neutral name of French origin with Latin roots. While it may remind you of the butter and flour mixture used to thicken sauces, it traditionally means “russet” or “reddish.” Typically, it was used as a nickname for a red-haired person, and is a lovely choice to celebrate baby’s vibrant locks. The name Roux appears in various ways, from Le Roux, the commune in France, to La Roux, the synthpop musician. Whether baby wants to experiment with different cuisines or musical notes, the name Roux is sure to help baby paint the town red with their endless talents.
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