Bob: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Bob

Bob

Pronunciation: BAHB (key)

Origin of the name Robert:

Introduced to England by the Normans, Robert is derived from the Old High German Hruodperht, a compound name composed of the elements hruod (fame) and perht (bright). The name was borne by Robert I (d. 1035), duke of Normandy and father of William the Conqueror, and by three kings of Scotland.

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Related Names:

Bobby, Robert

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plainest and most boring name ever

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My Grandfather's name

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Bobby, Boob

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Comedian Bob Saget.

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Sponge Bob:)
Bob the Builder XD
Bob the Butler :DDDD
Silent Bob
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