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pinWhat does Roberta mean?

Roberta /ro-ber-ta/ as a girls' name is pronounced roh-BER-tah. It is of Old English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Roberta is "bright fame".

Feminine of Robert. Similar to the familiar Alberta. Robbie is used occasionally for boys. Singers Roberta Peters, Roberta Flack.


Roberta has 53 variants: Baubie, Berdie, Berta, Bertie, Berty, Bobbe, Bobbee, Bobbette, Bobbie, Bobby, Bobbye, Bobette, Bobi, Bobie, Bobina, Bobine, Bobinette, Reberta, Roba, Robbee, Robbey, Robbi, Robbie, Robby, Robeena, Robella, Robelle, Robena, Robenia, Roberda, Robernetta, Robertena, Robertene, Robertha, Robertina, Robertine, Roberto, Robetta, Robette, Robettina, Robi, Robin, Robina, Robinett, Robinette, Robinia, Robyn, Robyna, Robynna, Ruberta, Rupa, Ruperta and Rupetta.

Roberta has 29 more relations via Alberta, Robbie: Al, Albert, Albertha, Alberthine, Albertina, Albertine, Ali, Alie, Alli, Allie, Ally, Alverta, Auberta, Auberte, Aubertha, Auberthe, Aubine, Berrie, Berry, Bert, Berte, Berti, Elberta, Elbertha, Elberthina, Elberthine, Elbertina, Elbertine and Robee.

Kreatif forms: Raberta, Roberra. [more]

pinHow popular is Roberta?

Roberta is a very popular first name for females (#185 out of 4276, Top 4%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#63450 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Roberta for girls. Roberta reached its apex rank of #81 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Roberta name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Roberta outside U.S.

Popular alternative forms of Roberta are Albert, Alberta, Albertha, Albertina, Albertine, Ali, Allie (#257 2 years ago), Ally (#736), Alverta, Berdie, Berta, Bertie, Bobbie, Bobby, Bobbye, Robbie, Robert, Robin and Robyn. Other forms, like Berry, are uncommon. These relations of Roberta reached the top of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (average #695) and are somewhat less widespread today (#949, 83.5%). Allie has historically been preferred by parents, while forms such as Ali, Bobby, Robbie, Robert and Roberta are now less popular. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Roberta and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Roberta, Albert, Alberta, Albertha, Albertina in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Albertine, Ali, Allie, Ally, Alverta in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Berdie, Berta, Bertie, Bobbie, Bobby in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bobbye, Robbie, Robert, Robin, Robyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Robyn outside U.S.