rudd

noun
\ ˈrəd How to pronounce rudd (audio) , ˈru̇d How to pronounce rudd (audio) \

Definition of rudd

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a freshwater Eurasian cyprinid fish (Scardinius erythrophthalmus) resembling the golden shiner

Rudd

biographical name
\ ˈrəd How to pronounce Rudd (audio) \

Definition of Rudd (Entry 2 of 2)

Kevin Michael 1957–     prime minister of Australia (2007–10; 2013)

First Known Use of rudd

Noun

1526, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rudd

Noun

probably from rud redness, red ocher, from Middle English rude, from Old English rudu — more at ruddy

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