Name Bobby Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Bobby


Bobby is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Bobby thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Bobby?

Bobby is a diminutive of Robert or Roberta and thus a unisex name.

What does the name Bobby mean?

Bobby means “bright fame” and “shining glory” (from Old High German “hruod” = fame/praise/glory + “beraht” = bright).

Pronunciation of Bobby

Variants of the name Bobby

Bobbi Bobbie

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Popularity of the name Bobby

The name Bobby is ranked #1291 overall.

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