Polish, Latvian"compassionate friend"
Ruta Origin and Meaning
The name Ruta is a girl's name meaning "compassionate friend".
The Polish form of Ruth has mostly been lost outside of Poland, but though rare, it can still be heard in Midwestern cities with large Polish populations. With Ruth now on the ascent, Ruta may be worth rediscovering.
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- Names That Mean Friend or Friendly
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- Exoticized Names
- Jewish Baby Names
Famous People Named Ruta
- Ruta Sepetysauthor of "Between Shades Of Gray" and "Salt to the Sea"
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