What does Rob mean?
(male) Rore, Somb, ..
(female) Rody, Roro, .. Middle name pairings:
Rob Rigoberto (R.R.), ..
How popular is Rob?
Rob is a very popular first name for men (#603 out of 1220, Top 49%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#53782 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Rob reached its top position of #390 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Robert (#63 in 2015), Bobby (#738), Robin (#973), Robyn, Robby, Robbie, Robb, Bob and Robbin are the popular related forms of Rob appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Rob was widespread in the 1930s (adoption of 6.5%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.3%, ▼94.6%), with forms like Rob falling out of fashion.