The name Robert is a Germanic given name, from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþi- "fame" and *berhta- "bright" (Hrōþiberhtaz). Compare Old Dutch Robrecht and Old ...


From the Germanic name Hrodebert meaning "bright fame", derived from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and beraht "bright". The Normans introduced this  ...


The name Robert is an English Baby Names baby name. In English Baby Names the meaning of the name Robert is: Famed; bright; shining. An all-time favorite ...


Meaning of the name Robert: Introduced to England by the Normans, Robert is derived from the Old High German Hruodperht, a compound name composed of  ...


Robert is a boy's name of German, English origin meaning "bright fame". Robert is the #71 ranked male name by popularity.


How many celebrities named Robert can you think of? The famous Bobs ... Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Bob? Add them to the list.


See the popularity of the boy's name Robert over time, plus its meaning, origin, common sibling names, and more in BabyCenter's Baby Names tool.


With thousands of names in our handbook, choosing the right on just got easier! Explore the meaning, origin, variations, and popularity of the name Robert.


What are some nicknames for the name "Robert"? ... the original name-- particularly Margaret (becoming Peggy), Robert (becoming Bobby), ...