Roberto

Roberto is the Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Robert, an English name derived from Germanic Hrodebert meaning “bright fame” from Germanic elements hrod (fame) and beraht (bright).

Nicknames are Berto, Rob, or Robbie/Robby

Origin: Germanic

Variants:

  • Robert (English, French, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Dutch, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Russian, Slovene, Croatian, Romanian, Ancient Germanic)
  • Róbert (Hungarian, Icelandic)
  • Roibeárd (Irish)
  • Roopertti (Finnish)
  • Roberts (Latvian)
  • Robertas (Lithuanian)
  • Raibeart (Scottish)
  • Rupert (English, German, Dutch, Polish)
  • Ruperto (Spanish)
  • Robrecht (Dutch)
  • Roparzh (Breton)
  • Robin
  • Robyn

 

Female forms:

  • Roberta
  • Robertina (Italian, Spanish)
  • Robin
  • Robyn
  • Robina
  • Robinia
  • Ruperta (Spanish)

 

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