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Origin

  • Latin

Meaning/history

  • The Red,
  • Redhead

Nicknames

  • Rufie Roo,
  • Rufio,
  • Rufie,
  • Rufulinos,
  • Roo Roo, Roo Bear, Rubot

Interesting Rufuss

  • Rufus Wainwright,
  • Rufus Sewell,
  • Rufus Hound

Unfortunate Rufuss

  • William Rufus

Rufus goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Jasper,
  • Ruby,
  • Gregory

When I hear Rufus
I think of...

  • my sunny son,
  • a classic dachshund name,
  • Pet name,
  • Rome,
  • A dog,
  • Pet food,
  • mischievous,
  • Red hair
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