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What does Hobert mean?

Hobert Pronunciation of Hobert [hobert] as a name for boys has the meaning "bright or shining intellect". Hobert is a version of Hobart (American, Old German): form of Hubert.

Associated with: bright, intellect.


Hobert has 1 variant: Hoebart.

3 more relations via Hobart: Hobard, Hobey and Hobie.

Creative forms:
(male) Habert, ..

(female) Hobe, Hober, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hobert Dawson (H.D.), ..

How popular is Hobert?

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)

Hobert entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its apex rank of #435 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hobert name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Hobart is the only other prominent variation form of Hobert ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Hoebart, are uncommon. These relations of Hobert were popular as birth names in the 1890s, but now, forms like Hobart have fallen out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hobert, Hobart in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hobert and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hobert is alike in pronunciation to Hubert. Other recommended names are Abert, Albert, Aubert, Colbert, Covert, Ebert, Ecbert (see Egbert), Edbert, Egbert, Elbert, Fabert, Halbert, Harbert, Heber, Herbert, Homer, Homere, Homero, Huberto, Hulbert, Humbert, Norbert, Obert, Osbert, Robers, Robert, Roberto, Roxbert, Sebert and Torbert. These names tend to be less commonly used than Hobert.

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