Gender: Feminine
Origin: Latvian
Meaning: “red.”

Though its the name of a sedimentary rock in the scientific world, usually pronounced (roo-DITE), Rudite is a traditional Latvian given name derived from ruds meaning “red” or “gingery” with the feminine suffix of -ite added on. Its designated name day in Latvia is August 22nd. The name is borne by approximately 1, 610 women in Latvia.