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Origin and popularity of first name Robert

Origin of first name

Robert
(Sax.) Famous in counsel, from Rode, counsel, and beorht, bright. (Source : Geneanet)
Gender: Male
Name day: January 19 (Saint Robert)

Popularity of the first name Robert

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