German and Swedish

Rune Origin and Meaning

The name Rune is both a boy's name and a girl's name of German origin meaning "secret".
Name with connotations both mystical and tragic, newly popular in Europe. For English speakers, though, this name might be ruined by its homonym ruin.

Rune Popularity

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Famous People Named Rune

  • Rune VeltaNorwegian ski jumper
  • Rune TemteNorwegian actor
  • Rune Torstein KiddeDanish writer and illustrator
  • Björn Rune BorgSwedish tennis player

Rune in Pop Culture

  • Runea spell or incantation
  • Runecharacter on TV's "Gilmore Girls." His name is a topic of discussion, usually disdainfully.
  • Runefemale character in Aphmau's YouTube series "Dreams of Estorra"
  • Runescapepopular Java,based RPG
  • "Rune Factory"video game series by XSEED games