Male, Proto-Indo-European, R names, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes


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). Roberto is also an Italian and Spanish surname derived from the given name.

Nicknames are Berto, Rob, or Robbie/Robby

Origin: Proto-Indo-European



  • 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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