Meaning and name origin
Roberto \r(o)-ber-to, rob(e)-rto\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Roberto), is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Roberto is "bright fame". Roberto is a variant of Robert (Old German): a favorite name for boys since the Middle Ages.
Roberto is a very popular first name for males (#186 out of 1220, Top 15%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#9913 out of 88799, Top 11%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Roberto for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Roberto and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Robert (#61) and Roberto (#343). (2014 statistics).