What does Hobert mean?
Hobert \ho-be-rt\ as a name for boys. Hobert's name origins are American and Old German, and the meaning of Hobert is "bright or shining intellect". Hobert is a derivative of Hobart (American, Old German): variant of Hubert.
Hobert▼ has 1 variant: Hoebart.
Hobert is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1187 out of 1220, Top 97%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#32302 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Hobert for boys. Hobert entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #453 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Hobert and associated names. Hobart is the only other prominent variation form of Hobert ranked in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.62%) and are now much less widespread, with the forms Hobart and Hobert becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)