Origin:German
Popularity:2077
Meaning:bright fame
How many Robs or Roberts do you know? Probably a lot, but the name Bob as a diminutive form somewhat slipped out of popularity for a while. However, it is starting to make a comeback! The adorable name Bobby is for the playful little spirit and can be a gender neutral name to fit whoever it needs to.

Famous People Named Bobby

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Bobby Brown
    Singer
  • Bobby Darin
    Actor/Singer
  • Bobby Fischer
    Chess Champion
  • Bobby Flay
    Chef
  • Bobby Riggs
    Tennis Player

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Source: Social Security Administration

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