Definition of rudd
: a freshwater Eurasian cyprinid fish (Scardinius erythrophthalmus) resembling the golden shiner
Origin of rudd
probably from rud redness, red ocher, from Middle English rude, from Old English rudu — more at ruddy
First Known Use: 1526
Definition of Rudd
Kevin Michael 1957– prime min. of Australia (2007–10; 2013)
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