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Name Robert

Origin:From Old High German words for fame and brightTools:

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About the name Robert in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, Scandinavian, French, English
Diminutives:Bobbi, Bobbie, Bobby, Robbie, Robin
Short forms:Bob, Rob
Topics:Phonetic alphabet NY
Saints:Robert of Bruges
US 2015 rank:#63     ... 61:Brayden, 62:Nicholas, 63:Robert, 64:Angel, 65:Hudson ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Róbert, Roberta, Roberte, Roberto, Roberts, Albert, Bert, Egbert, Hubert, Mombert     Details
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About Robert/Roberta, the group of names with the same origin as Robert

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, male:old Germanic dithematic name
 in the Middle Ages popular in Northern France and brought to England from there by the Normans
Words:hruod = the fame  Old High German
 beraht = bright  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:Robin Estonia 2013,  1:Roberts Latvia 2014,  3:Robert USA 1990,  3:Roberto Cuba 2010,  9:Robbe Belgium 2004,  21:Róbert Iceland 2003 to 2007,  23:Robyn Ireland 2015,  28:Roope Finland/Finnish 2006,  32:Robbie Scotland 2001,  34:Robin USA 1960-1969
Old/original forms:Hreodbeorht Old English, Hrodeberht Old High German
Name variants:Bobbi, Bobbie, Bobby, Robbie, Roberta, Roberte, Robin, Robina, Robine, Robyn, Bob, Bobbi, Bobbie, Bobby, Rob, Robbe, Robbie, Robbin, Robert, Róbert, Roberto, Roberts, Robin, Robrecht, Roope, Rupert, Ruperto, Ruppert, Ruprecht   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Robert

SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2003 82,  2002 91,  2001 74
Austria prevalence 2015 19
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2013 88,  2009 96,  2008 80
England+WalesGraph2014 96,  2013 98,  2012 96,  2011 93,  2010 90,  2009 91,  2008 89,  2007 84,  2006 76,  2005 69,  2004 60,  2003 60,  2002 50,  2001 47,  2000 41,  1999 39,  1998 37
Germany prevalence 2005 63
IrelandGraph2015 54,  2014 52,  2013 50,  2012 48,  2011 53,  2010 43,  2009 43,  2008 49,  2007 40,  2006 37,  2005 37,  2004 38,  2003 34,  2002 30,  2001 33,  2000 37,  1999 27,  1998 27
ScotlandGraph2015 63,  2014 50,  2013 76,  2012 57,  2011 58,  2010 60,  2009 56,  2008 43,  2007 48,  2006 43,  2005 45,  2004 43,  2003 40,  2002 36,  2001 41,  2000 30,  1999 271998 31
Switzerland prevalence 2013 36
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 36,  1990-1999 20,  1980-1989 8,  1970-1979 7,  1960-1969 5
USA prevalence 1990 3
USA yearlyGraph2015 63,  2014 61,  2013 62,  2012 61,  2011 61,  2010 54,  2009 55,  2008 49,  2007 47,  2006 47,  2005 37,  2004 36,  2003 35,  2002 34,  2001 30,  2000 29,  1999 26,  1998 23,  1997 23,  1996 23,  1995 22,  1994 21,  1993 17
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