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.
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Famous People Named Rudyard
- Joseph Rudyard KiplingEnglish poet and novelist
Rudyard in Pop Culture
- Rudyard Funnprotaganist of the podcast 'Wooden Overcoats'.