Name: Rush

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rush

  • Meaning:
    Red
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Red
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (rush)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Rush)
  • Rating:
    Low
    High

Miscellaneous Info for Rush

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of the English surname derived from the Anglo-French Rousse, which is from rouse (red).
    The name originated as a nickname for one with red hair or a ruddy complexion.

Similar Names to Rush for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Rush (US top 1000 names since 1880)

Popularity Rank

Rush - Rankings by Year

Boy ranks Boys
(Source: U.S. SSA)
The name meaning of Rush and the name origin of Rush have been reviewed by our name experts.