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Robin meaning and name origin

Robin \r(o)-bin\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Robin), is pronounced RAH-bin. It is of English origin. Nickname for boys named Robert (Old English, Old German) "bright fame". Now commonly used for girls, probably with the red-breasted songbird in mind. See also Roberta. Actresses Robin Givens, Robin Wright Penn.

Robin has 21 variant forms: Robee, Robbey, Robbi, Robbie, Robbin, Robby, Robena, Robene, Robenia, Robi, Robina, Robine, Robinet, Robinett, Robinette, Robinia, Robyn, Robyna, Robynette, Robynn and Robynne.

Robin is also pronounced similarly to Rubine. Another suggested similar baby name is Rubina.

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Popularity of Robin

Robin is a very popular first name for females (#100 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#6582 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Robin name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Robin with its variant forms and related girl baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Robin name in U.S.
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