Rudyard - Meaning of Rudyard
[ 2 syll. ru-dyar(d), rud-ya-rd ] The baby boy name Rudyard is pronounced as RAHDY-erD †. Rudyard's language of origin is Old English and it is predominantly used in English. The meaning of Rudyard is 'red yard; lake full of rudd (fish)'.
Rudd (contracted form in ) is a variant of the name.
Rudyard is an uncommon baby boy name. It is listed outside of the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Rudyard: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"
A famous person named Rudyard is Author, Rudyard Kipling, born 30 December 1865 - 18 January 1936, Bombay, India.