Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: caution, discretion
Sounds Like: Prue, Bri, Peri, Pera
Similar Names: Dru, Ara, Ari, Ora, Drue, Ira, Peg, Pat, Nuru, Pam, Paz, Perl, Pen, Pet, Pia, Pris, Prudy
Pru \p-ru\ as a girl's name is a variant of Prudence (Latin), and the meaning of Pru is "caution, discretion".
The baby name Pru sounds like Prue, Bri, Peri and Pera. Other similar baby names are Dru, Ara, Ari, Ora, Drue, Ira, Peg, Pat, Nuru, Pam, Paz, Perl, Pen, Pet, Pia, Pris and Prudy.
Pru is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)