English word name

Rune Origin and Meaning

The name Rune is a girl's name meaning "secret".

Runes are symbols in ancient Germanic alphabets. They are often viewed as mysterious and therefore as a name, Rune imparts a feeling of folkloric mystery. As intriguing as that might be, the homonym ruin creates a lot of teasing potential.

Rune Popularity

Rune in Pop Culture

  • Runecharacter in Jeffery Deaver novel "Manhattan is My Beat"