Robbie - boys name

Robbie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 89%

Robbie name meaning:

The name Robbie is derived from the name Robert, which has Germanic origins. Robert is composed of the elements "hrod," meaning "fame," and "beraht," meaning "bright." Therefore, the name Robbie can be interpreted as "bright fame" or "famous and bright." The meaning of a name can often influence the qualities associated with it, and in the case of Robbie, it suggests someone who may possess charisma, charm, and a certain level of prominence.

In addition to its meaning, the name Robbie can also evoke certain connotations. It may bring to mind individuals who are confident and outgoing, as their bright personality shines through. People named Robbie may have a natural ability to captivate others and leave a lasting impression. Furthermore, the name Robbie implies a person who seeks recognition and seeks to make a positive impact on the world. Overall, the name Robbie carries significance that suggests a bright and influential individual who is destined for greatness.

Origin: English

Abbreviation of Robert. Famed, bright, shining.


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Overall UK ranking: 526 out of 4789

74 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (83)

Historical popularity of Robbie

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