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Girl Name: Bobby

Name: Bobby
Pronunciation: \b(ob)-by\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Bobby's also a boy name)
Meaning: foreign woman; bright fame
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Bobbi, Bobbe, Bobbye
Similar Names: Robby, Abby, Bamby, Bonny, Bobbie, Bobbee, Bauby, Barby, Babb, Bebba, Debby, Libby, Joby, Jobey, Robbi, Robbey, Bobie, Bobi, Tabby, Tibby, Toby, Tobey
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1019
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 18799

Description

Bobby \b(ob)-by\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Bobby), is a variant of Barbara (Latin) and Roberta (Old English, Old German), and the meaning of Bobby is "foreign woman; bright fame".

The baby name Bobby sounds like Bobbi, Bobbe and Bobbye. Other similar baby names are Robby, Abby, Bamby, Bonny, Bobbie, Bobbee, Bauby, Barby, Babb, Bebba, Debby, Libby, Joby, Jobey, Robbi, Robbey, Bobie, Bobi, Tabby, Tibby, Toby and Tobey.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Bobby.

Popularity

Bobby is a very popular first name for women (#1019 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#18799 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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