Name: Rufus

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rufus

  • Meaning:
    Red; red haired
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ROO fuss)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Rufus)
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