Given Name HOB

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Medieval short form of ROBERT.

Categories

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