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Gender: Female Origin of Russet: Color name

The name Russet is a girl's name . Russet and is often added to lists like Color Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

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Russell has gone away, but the more feminine Russet may move in to take his place.

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Russet, a dark brown color with a reddish-orange tinge, derived from a course cloth; associated with sorrow or grave seriousness. ("Henceforth my wooing mind shall be express'd / In russet yeas and honest kersey noes.") -Shakespeare, Love's Labour's Lost, Act V, Scene 1