What does Robbin mean?
Robbin [rob-bin] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Robbin) is of Old German and English derivation, and Robbin means "bright fame; famous, bright, shining". Robbin is a variant form of Robert (Old German). Robbin is also a variation of Robin (English).
(male) Roebin, Ronbin, ..
(female) Roblan, Robri, .. Middle name pairings:
Robbin Geoffrey (R.G.), ..
How popular is Robbin?
Robbin is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#38833 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Robbin was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #926 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Robbin rated in the Top 2000 are Bobbie, Bobby (#738 via latest list), Rob, Robb, Robbie, Robby, Robert (#63), Robin (#973) and Robyn. These relations of Robbin reached the peak of their popularity during 1930-1939 (median #1179) and are now significantly less popular (#1577, ▼94%), with forms such as Bobby becoming less trendy.
Robbin is alike in pronunciation to Reuban, Reuben▼, Reubin, Ruben▼ and Rubin▼. Other suggested similar names are Albain, Albin▼, Aubin, Bordin, Bowin, Coffin, Coldin, Colin, Collin, Colwin, Corbin▲, Corin, Corvin, Corwin, Gobban, Godin, Godwin, Gorin, Gorrin, Harbin, Hopkin, Jovin, Koltin, Korbin▲, Korin, Lorrin, Morfin, Norwin, Rabbi, Rabi, Rain, Rankin, Rayvin, Regin, Rocklin, Roddie, Rodman, Rodnie, Rodric, Roi, Roldan, Rollan, Rollin▼, Romain, Romaine, Roman▲, Ron▼, Ronan▲, Ronson, Roric, Rorik, Roshan, Roslin, Roslyn, Rouvin, Rowen▲, Royan, Roydan, Royden, Roydon, Rozen, Rubi, Rubino, Rubio, Rustin, Sabin, Tobin, Tomkin, Tomlin and Torin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Robbin.See names in meaning and etymology.