US Popularity:182
Meaning:The red gemstone
Ruby is a girl's name of English and Latin origins. This vibrant, gem-like baby name is often associated with wealth, health, passion, and success in love, and derives from the Latin word "ruber," meaning "red." Given the name's sought-after etymology, it's no surprise that ancient royals fashioned the blood-red gem on their crowns, manifesting a life of good fortune. A true vintage name with modern charms, Ruby has also become a household name in rock-and-roll, inspiring classics by the Kaiser Chiefs and The Rolling Stones.

Ruby Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Ruby is currently #343 on The Bump
Girl:Ruby is currently #253 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Ruby is currently #182 in U.S. births
Girl:Ruby is currently #66 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 4
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Ruby, April 2022

  • WordSense Dictionary, Ruby

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