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

The name Rush is a boy's name of English origin meaning "basket weaver". Rush and is often added to lists like There's Only One Oprah and discussed in our forums with posts like "The Renesmee Name Game".

From the experts:

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

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Famous People Named Rush

Rush Hudson Limbaugh III, American radio talk show host and political commentator

Pop Culture References for the name Rush

Rush, rock/metal band
"Big Time Rush," Nickelodeon TV show and band
Rush Melendy is the oldest brother in Elizabeth Enright's classic children's books about the Melendy family.
Rush, robot dog companion to Megaman in the franchise

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