Given Name HOB

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Medieval short form of ROBERT.
DIMINUTIVE: Hopkin
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hrodebert, Robert, Hrodpreht (Ancient Germanic), Roparzh (Breton), Robert (Croatian), Robert (Czech), Robert (Danish), Robert, Robrecht, Bob, Brecht, Rob, Robbe, Robin, Rupert (Dutch), Robert, Bob, Bobbie, Bobby, Rob, Robbie, Robby, Robin, Rupert (English), Pertti, Roope, Roopertti (Finnish), Robert (French), Robert, Rupert, Ruprecht (German), Róbert, Robi (Hungarian), Róbert (Icelandic), Roibeárd (Irish), Roberto, Berto (Italian), Roberts (Latvian), Robertas (Lithuanian), Robert (Norwegian), Robert (Polish), Roberto (Portuguese), Robert (Romanian), Robert (Russian), Raibeart, Rab, Rabbie (Scottish), Róbert (Slovak), Robert (Slovene), Roberto, Berto, Ruperto (Spanish), Robert, Robin (Swedish), Hopcyn (Welsh)
USER SUBMISSION: Hob

Categories

rhyming nicknames, short forms, Tolkien characters
Entry added July 28, 2009