BOBBY
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: BAH-bee   [key]
Meaning & History
Diminutive of BOB. Hockey greats Bobby Hull (1939-) and Bobby Orr (1948-) have borne this name.
Related Names
VARIANT: Bobbie
FEMININE FORMS: Bobbi, Roberta
OTHER LANGUAGES: Robert, Hrodebert, Hrodpreht (Ancient Germanic), Roparzh (Breton), Robert (Croatian), Robert (Czech), Robert (Danish), Robert, Bob, Brecht, Rob, Robbe, Robin, Robrecht, Rupert (Dutch), Roopertti, Pertti, Roope (Finnish), Robert (French), Robert (German), Róbert, Robi (Hungarian), Róbert (Icelandic), Roibeárd (Irish), Roberto (Italian), Roberts (Latvian), Robertas (Lithuanian), Rupert, Ruprecht (Low German), Hob, Hopkin (Medieval English), Robert (Norwegian), Robert, Rupert (Polish), Roberto (Portuguese), Robert (Romanian), Robert (Russian), Raibeart, Rab, Rabbie (Scottish), Robert (Slovene), Roberto, Ruperto (Spanish), Robert, Robin (Swedish), Hopcyn (Welsh)
Popularity
United States  ranked #669 
England/Wales  ranked #57 
Ireland  ranked #63 
Northern Ireland  ranked #62