Given Name ROB

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: RAHB (American English), RAWB (British English, Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ROBERT.
VARIANTS: Bob, Robbie, Robby, Robin (English), Bob, Brecht, Robbe (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVES: Bobbie, Bobby (English)
FEMININE FORM: Roberta (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hrodebert, Robert, Hrodpreht (Ancient Germanic), Roparzh (Breton), Robert (Croatian), Robert (Czech), Robert (Danish), Pertti, Roope, Roopertti (Finnish), Robert (French), Robert, Rupert, Ruprecht (German), Róbert, Robi (Hungarian), Róbert (Icelandic), Roibeárd (Irish), Roberto, Berto (Italian), Roberts (Latvian), Robertas (Lithuanian), Hob, Hopkin (Medieval English), 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)

Categories

A Song of Ice and Fire characters, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Discworld characters, English verbs, Fairy Tail characters, Nintendo characters, Outlaw Star characters, short forms, Stephen King characters, Survivor greats, TV show titles, Will and Grace characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017