Gender: Male Meaning of Rush: "basket weaver" Origin of Rush: English

Rush Origin and Meaning

The name Rush is a boy's name of English origin meaning "basket weaver".

Might suggest speed, excitement, even danger, were it not for its best-known bearer, conservative commentator Rush Limbaugh.

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Cherilyn Says:


nice name and association, would use it.

beachbear Says:


I would really like this if not for the Limbaugh association.

Bobcat108 Says:


Rush was the name of the oldest child in Elizabeth Enright's The Melendy Family books. I loved it...until Limbaugh came along & ruined it.

Zelliew Says:


Indeed I agree

Daphodil Says:


I'm actually liking this. We use other word names, so why not this? :)

raevynstar Says:


Just reminds me of someone hurrying around to get somewhere.

Guest Says:


A prime example of people ruining names. He's absolutely vile.

TabiTheGreat Says:


It's really sad that such a beautiful name is linked to such a vile man.