What is the meaning of the name Robert?

The name Robert is primarily a male name of English origin that means Bright Fame.

Robert Redford, actor/director. Robert Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General. Robert Plant, lead singer for the band "Led Zeppelin."

People who like the name Robert also like:

Andrew, Matthew, Thomas, Alexander, Henry, Benjamin, William, Elizabeth, Amelia, Emma, Abigail, Grace, Charlotte, Alice

Names like Robert:

Roberta, Rafferty, Rupert, Roberto, Ruperta

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Alfie Sam Robert Beck - son of Jane Danson and Robert Beck , born 2009
Jackson Robert Money - son of Marcy and Don Money , born 2009
Arlo Robert Galafassi - son of Toni Collette and David Galafassi , born 2011
Bennett Robert Godley - son of Jane Krakowski and Robert Godley , born 2011
Boomer Robert Phelps - son of Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson , born 2016
Nicolo Robert Tucci - son of Stanley Tucci and Kate Tucci , born 2000
Huxley Robert Wood - son of Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood , born 2020
Caden Robert Katrosar - son of Melissa Claire Egan and Matt Katrosar , born 2021
James Robert Plemons - son of Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons , born 2021
Tatum Robert Thompson - son of Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson , born 2023

Stats for the Name Robert

checkmark Robert is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Robert is currently #84 in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Robert:

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1. Commonness: Robert is a very popular name, which means that there may be many other individuals with the same name, leading to potential confusion or difficulty in standing out.
2. Lack of uniqueness: Due to its popularity, the name Robert may lack originality and individuality, making it less distinctive compared to more unique names.
3. Potential for teasing: Like any common name, Robert could be subject to teasing or nicknames that the child may not appreciate.
4. Cultural associations: Depending on the cultural context, the name Robert may carry certain stereotypes or expectations that some parents might want to avoid.
5. Historical significance: The name Robert has been used for centuries and is associated with various historical figures, which may lead to comparisons or expectations that some parents might find burdensome for their child.

Songs about Robert

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Doctor Robert - The Beatles
Robert - Palomar
Robert de Niro's Waiting - Bananarama
Robert Ford & Jesse James - David Olney
Robert Johnson - Bill Morrissey
Robert's Waterloo - Stephen Fearing
Rose Robert - of Montreal
Whatever Would Robert Have Said? - Van Der Graaf Generator