1) Latin spelling of the Chinese name 儒 (rú) = 'scholar' 
2) Latin spelling of the Chinese name 如 (rú) = 'like', 'as', 'if' 
Ru is a name used among immigrants from China, but is very rarely used in the Nordic countries by people without an immigration background
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|#: count of main first name only|
|&: count of both main and additional first names|
| Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.
No recent statistics trend found in databases for Ru.