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What does Riobard mean?

Riobard Pronunciation of Riobard [ri-o-bard] as a name for boys is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Riobard is "bright fame". Riobard is an alternate spelling of Robert (Old German).

Associated with: bright, fame.


2 different relations via Robert: Roban and Robers.

Creative forms:
(male) Robard, Rubard, ..

(female) Rioba, Riober, ..

Middle name pairings:
Riobard Keenan (R.K.), ..

How popular is Riobard?

Riobard is an unusual given name for men. Riobard is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular variation form of Riobard (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 is Robert (#63 a year ago). Other variants, like Robers, are seldom used. This form of Riobard was favored as a birth name 9 decades ago (#1) and has become significantly less common since (#63, down 94.3%). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Robert in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Edouard, Eideard, Einhard, Giffard (see Gifford), Girard, Godard, Hillard, Hobard, Howard, Hubbard, Hulbard (see Hulbert), Kinnard, Leonard, Lombard, Millard, Milward, Rainhard, Raynard, Reinhard, Renard, Rennard, Reynard, Ricard, Ricardo, Riccardo, Richard, Richardo, Richart, Richerd (see Richard), Rickard, Rickward, Rigobert, Rikard, Riocard, Ritchard, Ritshard, Riyad, Roald, Roark, Roland, Ronald, Rudyard, Ryszard, Sigvard, Siward, Villard, Willard and Woodard. These names tend to be more commonly used than Riobard.

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