Rudolph Name Meaning

Rudolph meaning

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Rodolphe, Rudolpho

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Rudolph name was top ranked at 140 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 4432 position in American during year 2008


Name Rudolph has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 930 position. 53110 numbers of people were named Rudolph so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Rudolph

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The masculine name Rudolph is the English version of Rudolf, which is from the Germanic name Hrodulf. The name Hrodulf was derived from two elements hrod that means “fame” and wulf that means “wolf”.


The name Rudolf was give to three kings of Burgundy and many rulers in Austria and the Holy Roman Empire. The name Rudolph was imported from Germany back in the 19th century. It became even more popular after Robert L. May used it as a name for a Christmas character – Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer.

Rudolph Numerology :
Personality No. 4. People with name Rudolph love to work & like orderliness. They are loyal, pragmatic & materialistic but sometimes they may be rude. Person with Rudolph having 4 as Personality number are adamant & indulge only in time-tested values. They are determined, energetic, dependable & scientific. They are cautious & hypersensitive. More Numerology

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  • Its source is Hrodwulf, an Ancient Germanic name meaning "Famed wolf".

    Rudolf Diesel (March 18, 1858 – September 29, 1913) was a German inventor and mechanical engineer, famous for the invention of the diesel engine.

  • Radolph name is derived from Rudolphus, its a Latin from the Germanic Hruodolf.

Name Analysis of Rudolph

Character Analysis of Rudolph : There is a great strength of character within Persons with the name Rudolph,, as well as wisdom, compassion, intuition and high idealism. There is also a great deal of warmth of feeling and love of home, family and friends.

Love Life of Rudolph : Persons like to have sex with partners mentally very active & with intelligent and they are able to also turn their mind and intelligence.

Name Letter Analysis of Rudolph

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

U : Persons have a give-and-take kind of life

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

P : Persons are very intellectual and have a broad base of knowledge

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Rudolph

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Rudolph is Tula and Moon sign associated with the name Rudolph is Libra.

The name Rudolph has Air element. Venus is the Ruling Planet for the name Rudolph . The name Rudolph having moon sign as Libra is represented by The Scales and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Rudolph have an attractive personality. They tackle the most difficult situations with ease. Such people are fine strategists.

Other name options, having Libra moon sign are name starting with : Ra, Re, Ri, Ru, Ro, Taa, Ti, Tu,Te, Tea, To, Th, Tr, Tv, Tw, Ty.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Rudolph

The name Rudolph is suitable for baby born in Swati nakshatra

Swati Nakshatra: "Su-Ati (sanskrit) Very good" name of Arcturus

Lord: Rahu (north lunar node)
Symbol: Shoot of plant, coral
Deity : Vayu, the Wind god
Indian zodiac: 6°40' - 20° Tula
Western zodiac 2°40' - 16° Scorpio
Other name options, having Swati nakashatra are name starting with : Ru,  Re,  Ro,  Tha.

Famous Name Rudolph

  • Rudolph Gorman

    was a Native American artist of the Navajo nation.[1] Referred to as "the Picasso of American art" by the New York Times, his paintings are primarily of Native American women and characterized by fluid forms and vibrant colors, though he also worked in sculpture, ceramics, and stone lithography. He was also an avid lover of cuisine, authoring four cookbooks, (with accompanying drawings) called Nudes and Food.[2]Gorman grew up in a traditional Navajo Hogan and began drawing at age 3. His grandmother helped raise him, recounting Navajo legends and enumerating his genealogy of artist ancestors. She kindled his desire to become an artist. While tending sheep in Canyon de Chelly with his aunts, he used to draw on the rocks, sand, and mud, and made sculptures with the clay, with his earliest subjects including Mickey Mouse and Shirley Temple.


  • Jacobus Rudolph

    popularly known as Jacques Rudolph, is a former South African Test and ODI cricketer currently playing in England with Yorkshire CCC.


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