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Name Robin

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

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Languages of use:English
Is diminutive of:Robert
Topics:Male and female
US 2017 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Robin, Robbin, Robina, Robine, Robyn, Ronin, Tobin, Albin, Aubin, Colin     Details
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About Robert/Roberta, the group of names with the same origin as Robin

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:Robert Estonia 2017,  1:Robin Estonia 2016,  1:Roberts Latvia 2017,  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

Popularity lists that contain the name Robin

Scotland 2015 176
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 703,  1980-1989 463
USA yearlyGraph2015 971,  1999 926,  1998 909,  1997 827,  1996 808,  1995 706,  1994 683,  1993 602
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