Robby - boys name

Robby name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 28%

Robby name meaning:

The name Robby is a diminutive form of the name Robert, which originated from the Germanic elements "hrod," meaning "fame," and "beraht," meaning "bright." Therefore, the name Robby carries a similar meaning, signifying someone who is famous or renowned, as well as bright or shining in character. This name holds a strong masculine association, being commonly used for boys.

People named Robby often possess qualities such as charisma, confidence, and leadership. They tend to have a magnetic personality that draws others towards them. Their bright and shining nature allows them to excel in various aspects of life, from personal relationships to professional endeavors.

Robby is a name that carries positive connotations, representing a person who is destined for success and leaves a lasting impression on others. It symbolizes someone who strives for greatness and stands out amongst the crowd. Those named Robby often embody the qualities of a natural leader and are admired for their achievements and magnetic personality.

Origin: English

Abbreviation of Robert. Famed, bright, shining.


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Overall UK ranking: 3451 out of 4789

5 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Robby

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