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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:Roberta
Topics:Male and female
US 2015 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: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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NetherlandsGraph2010 812009 89
Switzerland 1997 546
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 308,  1980-1989 131,  1970-1979 68,  1960-1969 34
USA prevalence 1990 100
USA yearlyGraph2004 954,  2003 922,  2002 849,  2001 692,  2000 598,  1999 544,  1998 510,  1997 430,  1996 375,  1995 359,  1994 333,  1993 278
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