Name
RUI

Name RUI

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 45,045 births of Rui in the countries below, which represents an average of 317 births of children bearing the first name Rui per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 57 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Rui   
In Italiano Nome Rui   


Information about the first name Rui

The first name Rui is listed in our categories :The first name Rui has been assigned to:
99.66% to boys
0.34% to girls
The country where the first name Rui is the most common is:
BR Brazil
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 2 vowels and 1 consonant

Anagrams of the first name Rui

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Rui : Iru, Irú, Riu, Uri

Rui in Japanese *

Romajirui
Katakanaルイ
Hiraganaるい
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Rui in Japanese
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Rui in sign language

Rui in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Rui

US English
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Rui
  • A Japanese male given name from Japanese
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Rui
  • A Portuguese male given name from Portuguese
Anagrams src :
  • URI, Uri, iru, uri
Polish
Noun src :
  • rui f
  • inflection of ruja:
  • genitive/dative/locative singular
  • genitive plural
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈru.i/
  • Rhymes: -ui
  • Syllabification: ru‧i
PT Portuguese
Alternative forms src :
  • Ruy (dated)
Pronunciation src :
  • Hyphenation: Rui
Proper noun src :
  • Rui m (plural Ruis)
  • a male given name of very common usage, equivalent to English Roderick, but used independently of Rodrigo
Vietnamese
Pronunciation src :
  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [zuj˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʐuj˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ɹuj˧˧]
Latin
Verb src :
  • ruī
  • first-person singular perfect active indicative of ruō
NL Dutch
Etymology src :
  • Doublet with rei, reie.
Etymology src :
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • rui f (plural ruien, diminutive ruitje n or ruiken n)
  • moat, canal (in a city)
  • creek, ditch
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • rui m (plural ruien, diminutive ruitje n or ruiken n)
  • molt (of feathers, fur)
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • rui
  • inflection of ruien:
  • first-person singular present indicative
  • imperative
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /rœy̯/
  • Hyphenation: rui
  • Rhymes: -œy̯
 

Popularity of the name Rui

Number of RUI births per year

Total births of Rui by country

Births with the first name Rui
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
38,218
20
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
3,242
52
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
1,807
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
584
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
351
22
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
204
0
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
145
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
81
10
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
72
9
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
61
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
27
14
CLChili
2010 - 2021
21
8
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
8
8
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
12
4
SESweden
1998 - 2022
16
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
11
3
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
11
2
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
10
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
9
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
2
0
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
1
0

Total births of Rui by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Rui
Country
Boys
Girls
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
17
0
USUnited State of America
2022
15
0
DEGermany
2022
13
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
7
0
CLChili
2021
2
0
ITItaly
2021
1
1
ATAustria
2021
0
1

Comments on the name Rui

Personalities with the first name Rui

There are 61 personalities with the first name Rui


Rui Patrício
(Rui Pedro Dos Santos Patrício) src

Portugal
Association football player


Rui Costa
(Rui Manuel César Costa) src

Portugal
Association football player


Mário Rui
(Mário Rui Silva Duarte) src

Portugal
Association football player


Rui Hachimura
src

Japan
Basketball player


Rui Costa
(Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa) src

Portugal
Sport cyclist


Rui Silva
src

Portugal
Association football player


Rui Silva
(Rui Manuel Monteiro Silva) src

Portugal
Long-distance runner Athletics competitor Middle-distance runner


Rui Maria De Araújo
src

East timor
Politician International forum participant


Rui Jordão
(Rui Manuel Trindade Jordão) src

Portugal
Association football player


Rui Jorge
src

Portugal
Association football manager Association football player



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Rui
Full list of personalities with the first name Rui

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Rui

There are 371 actors and actresses with the first name Rui
Rui Hiiragi
Rui Hachimura
Rui Maria Pêgo
Rui Simões
Rui Saotome
Rui Delgado
Rui Porto Nunes
Rui En
Rui Yang
Rui Neto
Rui Ricardo Diaz
Rui Santos
Rui Luís
Rui Melo
Rui Unas
Rui Costa
Rui Ma
Rui Quintas
Rui Sakuragi
Rui Otero
Rui Luís Brás
Rui Poças
Rui Goulart
Rui Vilhena
Rui Pinto De Almeida
Rui De Sá
Rui Águas
Rui Veloso
Rui Louro
Rui Reininho

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Rui
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Rui

Rankings of first name RUI by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#996CH Switzerland2021
#1486CL Chili2021
#1488GB United Kingdom2021
#2085DE Germany2022
#2723US United State of America2022
#21746IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#3596AT Austria2021
#19656IT Italy2021