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Robin Meaning


What does Robin mean?

The name Robin is of English origin.

The meaning of Robin is "bright fame".

Robin is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ro-bin.

The Given Name Robin

Robin is a diminutive of Robert. See Robert for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Robin, is one of warmth and greatness.

This great little unisex name has a natural majesty.

Wrap it up and take it home, Robin may just be the name you're looking for.

Robin falls into the bird name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Robin Haase, Robin Roberts, and Robin Tunney.

Robin Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 974 in baby name popularity for girls with 269 occurrences. It ranked 1,015 in baby name popularity for boys with 202 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,015 in baby name popularity for girls with 255 occurrences. It ranked 1,006 in baby name popularity for boys with 201 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Robin has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Robin Name Popularity Page.

Robin Related Names

Robin is a diminutive of Robert.

Variants of the name Robin include Robbin, Robee, Robina, Robinetta, Robyn, Robynn, Robynne.

The name Roban is a form of Robin.

Famous Robins

  • Robin Haase ~ Tennis Player
  • Robin Roberts ~ Baseball Player
  • Robin Tunney ~ Actress
  • Robin van Persie ~ Soccer Player
  • Robin Warren ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 2005
  • Robin Williams ~ Actor
  • Robin Wright ~ Actress
  • Robin Yount ~ Baseball Player

Robin Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Robin.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Robin Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Robin in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Robin.

Just for fun, see the name Robin in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Robin in Nautical Flags page.