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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 0 Views | 🔊 11 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Related to the countrysid...

Pronunciation: Rur-ul, /ˈrʊərəl/, R UH R AH L

Popularity Rank: #225,016

On this page:

  • 1. Rural Meaning
  • 2. Rural Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Rural
  • 4. Translations of Rural
  • 5. Rural Name Popularity
  • 6. Rural popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Rural Name Poster
  • 8. Names similar to Rural

Rural Meaning

Derived from the Latin word 'ruralis', meaning 'of or relating to the countryside'.

Rural also means "Related to the countryside".

Rural is found in United States of America, Spain, South Africa, and 26 more countries.

Rural Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: Rur-ul

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈrʊərəl/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: R UH R AH L

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

UH: Pronounce as in "book" (B UH K)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Rural?

Learn how to pronounce Rural correctly by listening to our 11 audio pronunciations. Click to hear each pronunciation as many times as you need to master it.

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  • English (India)
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  • Hindi (India)
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Translations of Rural

Rural Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Rural is recorded 82 times globally, ranking it as the 225,016th most common name worldwide.

Rural is most prevalent in United States of America, with 13 occurrences, making it the 75,295th most popular name in the country.

Rural Popularity by Country

Rural popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Rural from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

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Rural Name Poster

Rural Name Poster

Names similar to Rural


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