See also: ruta, rúta, rūta, Rūta, and rută

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ruta

Proper nounEdit

Ruta f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Rutaceae – the rues and relatives.

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian Ruta.

Proper nounEdit

Ruta (plural Rutas)

  1. A surname, from Italian​.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Ruta is the 34539th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 655 individuals. Ruta is most common among White (88.4%) individuals.

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HawaiianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ruta

  1. Ruth (biblical character).
    • 2012 Baibala Hemolele, Ruta 1:16 (tr. KJV Ruth 1:16):
      ʻŌlelo maila ʻo Ruta iā ia, Mai nonoi mai ʻoe iaʻu, e haʻalele iā ʻoe, a e hoʻi aku, mai ka hahai ʻana iā ʻoe; no ka mea, ma kou wahi e hele ai, ma laila au e hele ai, ma kou wahi e moe ai, ma laila au e moe ai: ʻo kou poʻe kānaka, noʻu ia poʻe kānaka, ʻo kou Akua, noʻu ia Akua:
      And Ruth said, Intreat me not to leave thee, or return from following after thee: for whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge: thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God.
  2. the Book of Ruth

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ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper nounEdit

Ruta ?

  1. A surname​.

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LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

First recorded as a given name of Latvians at the end of the 19th century. Cognate to German and English Ruth.

Proper nounEdit

Ruta f

  1. A female given name.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, →ISBN
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Ruta was the only given name of 4416 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

MaoriEdit

Proper nounEdit

Ruta

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Ruth.

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