Menu
ADVERTISEMENT

Rudyard

Heart
English
"red enclosure"

Rudyard Origin and Meaning

The name Rudyard is a boy's name of English origin meaning "red enclosure".
Often thought of as a one-peson name because of Jungle Book writer Kipling, this was actually his middle name. He was middle-named for Rudyard Lake in Staffordshire, the beauty of which inspired his parents to reference it in their first child's name. Trivia tidbit: Actress Kim Raver gave her son Leo the middle name of Kipling.
ADVERTISEMENT

20 Names Similar to Rudyard

These 20 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Rudyard.
ADVERTISEMENT

Lists containing Rudyard

ADVERTISEMENT

Famous People Named Rudyard

  • Joseph Rudyard KiplingEnglish poet and novelist
ADVERTISEMENT

Rudyard in Pop Culture

  • Rudyard Funnprotaganist of the podcast 'Wooden Overcoats'.
ADVERTISEMENT