Robert has been an all-time favorite boys name since the Middle Ages and popular worldwide. It’s been so popular that it’s been in the top 25 for an entire century. From kings to politicians to saints, Roberts tend to be a prolific group. Classic, timeless and strong, what’s not to love?


  • english: Bright with fame
  • french:
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  • scottish:


Syllables: 2

International Variations

Famous Namesakes:

Actor Robert DeNiro, Actor Robert Downey Jr., Actor Robert Duvall, Actor Robert Redford, Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, Confederate General Robert E. Lee, Poet Robert Frost, Senator Robert Kennedy

Celebrity Babies:

Son of Bob Marley, Son of Jim Belushi, Son of Ted Turner, Son of Kid Rock, Son of Owen Wilson