Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Rustic m. Latin rusticus either (n.) 'peasant, farmer' or (adj.) 'rural; homely, plain, rustic'.

A typical Italian name, rare elsewhere.

Italy
Latin
1100 Rustici (gen) RCI-Cam1 628; 1348 Rustici (gen) INP 24
1285 Rusticelli (gen) Perugia1285 p. 161
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Rustic". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2017, no. 1. http://dmnes.org/2017/1/name/Rustic.