Name: Rupert

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rupert

  • Meaning:
    Bright fame
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Bright fame
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ROO pert)
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Miscellaneous Info for Rupert

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  • Used in:
    Dutch, English, German and Polish speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Rupert is the name of a well-beloved cartoon bear created by Mary Tourtel. Rupert's Land was the name of a British territory in North America that stretched from modern day Manitoba and Saskatchewan to Minnesota and the Dakotas, encompassing all of the area around Hudson Bay.

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