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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ROO-pehrt(German)
RUY-pərt(Dutch)
ROO-pərt(English)
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Meaning & History

German variant form of ROBERT. The military commander Prince Rupert of the Rhine, a nephew of Charles I, introduced this name to England in the 17th century.

Related Names

VariantsRobert, Ruprecht(German)
Feminine FormRoberta(English)
Other Languages & CulturesHrodebert, Hrodpreht, Robert(Ancient Germanic) Roparzh(Breton) Robert(Catalan) Robert(Croatian) Robert(Czech) Robert(Danish) Robert(Estonian) Pertti, Robert, Roope, Roopertti(Finnish) Robert, Robin(French) Róbert, Robi(Hungarian) Róbert(Icelandic) Roibeárd(Irish) Berto, Roberto(Italian) Roberts(Latvian) Robertas(Lithuanian) Hob, Hopkin(Medieval English) Robert(Norwegian) Robert(Polish) Roberto(Portuguese) Robert(Romanian) Robert(Russian) Rab, Rabbie, Raibeart(Scottish) Róbert(Slovak) Robert(Slovene) Ruperto, Berto, Roberto(Spanish) Robert, Robin(Swedish) Hopcyn(Welsh)

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Name Days

Croatia: March 27
Croatia: September 24
Poland: March 27

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