Pronunciation: [Ro-bert]

Gender: Male

Meaning: Bright fame

Origin: Germanic

Variant Forms

BobBright fameMaleGermanic
BobbieBright fameFemaleGermanic
BobbyBright fameUnisexGermanic
RobBright fameMaleGermanic
RobbieBright fameMaleGermanic
RobbinFamed: Bright: Shining Form Of Robert Popular Since The Medieval Days Of Robin Hood. Robinson: (English) Son Of Robert Famed: Bright: Shining. Surname.UnisexEnglish
RobbyBright fameUnisexGermanic
RobertoBright fameFemaleGermanic
RobiBrilliant, Illuminated FameMaleHungarian
RobinBright fameFemaleGermanic
RobynBright fameFemaleGermanic
RupertBright fameMaleEnglish

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Thomas Robert Malthus was an English economist best known for his hugely influential theories on population growth.

Robertson Davies was one of the most illustrious playwrights, critics and professors of the 20th century.

Robert Winston is a highly acclaimed academician and medical doctor.

Robert W. Service was a British-Canadian poet and writer of his time.

Robert Treat Paine was a lawyer cum politician and one of the Founding fathers of America.

Robert Stone is an award winning novelist best known for his novel ‘Dog Soldiers’.

Robert Smith is an English musician and the lead singer of the British rock band, ‘The Cure.

Robert Rauschenberg was an American artist known for pioneering the concept of pop art with Jasper Johns.

Robert Owen was a social reformer who was one of the co-founders of utopian socialism.

Robert Mugabe is a Zimbabwean politician and the current president of the country.

Robert M. Pirsig is a contemporary American writer and philosopher.

Robert Louis Stevenson was a famous Scottish poet, novelist and travel writer.

Robert Kiyosaki is an entrepreneur, investor, author and motivational speaker.

Robert Johnson was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician.

Robert Hughes was an Australian-born art critic and writer.

Robert Herjavec is a Canadian entrepreneur and a TV star, founder of ‘The Herjavec Group’, a fast-growing security software company.

Robert Hayden was an American poet who wrote the famous poem, “Those Winter Sundays”.

Robert Frost is one of the most eminent and finest poets in depicting rural life.

Robert F. Kennedy was a U.

Robert E. Howard was a highly praised and renowned pulp fiction writer.

Robert Duvall is an acclaimed Hollywood actor & director with a long list of critically and commercially successful films.

Robert Downey, Jr. is an American actor who has won BAFTA and Golden Globe Award for his movies like ‘Chaplin’, ‘Sherlock’, etc.

Robert De Niro is a legendary actor of Hollywood who has given some iconic movies.

Robert Cormier was an American author and columnist known for his pessimistic novels.

Robert Burns was a famous Scottish poet and lyricist, who was also known as the national poet of Scotland.

Robert Browning was a famous English poet and playwright known for his dramatic verses.

Robert Bloch was a famous American writer mainly of crime, horror, fantasy and science fiction genres.

Robert Blake was an American actor who was accused of murdering his wife.

Robert Benchley was a writer and actor famous for his humor which influenced generations of humorists to come.

Robert A. Heinlein was a popular American science fiction writer. He raised the standards of literary quality of science fiction writing.

Pat Robertson is a media mogul who hosts the Christian News, ‘The 700 Club’.

J. Robert Oppenheimer is known “the father of atomic bomb” and was the lead figure of the “Manhattan Project”.

Holden Roberto was an Angolan independence leader who founded the National Liberation Front of Angola (FNLA).

Charles Robert Redford Jr. is an American actor, environmentalist and is the founder of the ‘Sundance Film Festival’.

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