What does Robinette mean?
Robinette /ro-bi-net-te/ as a girls' name means "bright fame". Robinette is a variant form, with the prefix Robi-, of Roberta (Old English, Old German): feminine of Robert. Robinette is also a form of Robin (Old English, Old German).
Associated with: bright (light)
(female) Rabinette, Robinetta, ..
(male) Robinetre, Robinetri, ..
How popular is Robinette?
Robinette is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#3727 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the history of Robinette and associated names. Bobette, Roberta and Robin (#1125 a year ago) are the popular varying forms of Robinette (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these forms of Robinette was well-received among parents 54 years ago (adoption of 0.7%) and has become significantly diminished since, with forms like Robin becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Suggested similar names are Colinette, Coronette, Finette, Ginette, Gobinet, Johnette, Joliette, Jonette, Linette, Lonette, Louisette, Minette, Ninette, Reginette, Reinetta, Reinette, Renette, Rhonette (see Rhonda), Rochette, Ronette, Ronnette, Rosette, Toinette, Tonette, Trinette and Vinette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Robinette.