What does Roberta mean?
Roberta /ro-ber-ta/ [3 sylls.] 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".
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 related variations 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]
How 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)
Popular alternative forms of Roberta are Albert, Alberta, Albertha, Albertina, Albertine, Ali, Allie (#257 in 2014), Ally (#736), Alverta, Berdie, Berta, Bertie, Bobbie, Bobby, Bobbye, Robbie, Robert, Robin and Robyn. Forms like Berry are uncommon. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.3047%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.0504%, down 83.5%), with forms such as Ali, Bobby, Robbie, Robert and Roberta becoming somewhat dated. Allie (#257) is the most trendy birth name here, and there is a resurgence in birth name popularity for this name. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Roberta and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)