[ 2 syll. ru-bi, rub-i ] The baby girl name Rubi is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced RUW-Biy- †. Rubi's origin and use are both in the English language. Rubi is a spelling variant of the English Ruby.
Rubi is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 2005, 0.035% of baby girls were named Rubi. It had a ranking of #432 then. The baby name has suffered a steep drop in frequency since then, and is of only sporadic use now. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Rubi, Ruby was the most regularly used. In the last century Rubi has mainly been a baby girl name.
Baby names that sound like Rubi include Rubee, Rubey (English), Rubie (English), Ruby (English), Raba, Rabab (Arabic), Rabbah, Rabi, Rafa, Rafya (Hebrew), Rahab, Rahabb, Rahabe, Rapha, Raphae, Raphu, Ravonne, Reba (English), Rebbie (English), and Rebi.
† Pronunciation for Rubi: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"