Bob

♂ Name Bob – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Bob

Bob is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Bob

Bob is a diminutive of the name Robert, which derived from the Old High German name Hruodoberht.
Bob is a palindrome: a name that reads the same backwards and forward.

Meaning of Bob

Bob means “bright fame” (from Germanic “hruod” = fame + “beraht” = bright).

Pronunciation of Bob

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Name Statistic: Bob is ranked #5405 overall ↑ 1

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  • 🇫🇷 France: 8715 ↓↓ -464
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  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8684 ↑↑ 288
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1850 ↓ -63
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9748 ↓ -10
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 6696 ↓↓ -793
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 12611 ↓↓ -112
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4886 ↓↓ -2025
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 9437 ↓↓ -408
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