US Popularity:2094
Meaning:Bright; Fame
The name Robert is as popular as ever, as are diminutives Rob, Robbie, and Bob. Bobby, however, is a gender-neutral choice perfect for any little one. More and more often, this name is being chosen entirely independently of its more traditional counterpart. Maybe it’s because of its bouncy, spirited sound, or perhaps thanks to its vibrant and celebratory meaning. Either way, baby Bobby can embrace the simplicity and energetic vibes of their modern name.

Famous People Named Bobby

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

Bobby Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Bobby is currently #1965 on The Bump
Boy:Bobby is currently #1379 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Bobby is currently #1094 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Bobby is currently #2094 in U.S. births
Boy:Bobby is currently #2200 in U.S. births
Girl:Bobby is currently #16961 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 4132
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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