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ˈrɒb ərtRobert

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Robert, Henry M. Robert, Henry Martyn Robert(noun)

    United States parliamentary authority and author (in 1876) of Robert's Rules of Order (1837-1923)

Wiktionary

  1. Robert(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

    Etymology: From Anglo-Norman Robert, from the Old Frankish cognate of Old High German Hrodperht (normalised form: Ruodberht), from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþiberhtaz ( literally " shining glory") .

  2. Robert(ProperNoun)

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From Anglo-Norman Robert, from the Old Frankish cognate of Old High German Hrodperht (normalised form: Ruodberht), from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþiberhtaz ( literally " shining glory") .

Wikipedia

  1. Robert

    The name Robert is an ancient Germanic given name, from Proto-Germanic *Hrōþi- "fame" and *berhta- "bright" (Hrōþiberhtaz). Compare Old Dutch Robrecht and Old High German Hrodebert (a compound of Hruod (Old Norse: Hróðr) "fame, glory, honour, renown" and berht "bright, shining"). It is the second most frequently used given name of ancient Germanic origin. It is also in use as a surname. After becoming widely used in Continental Europe it entered England in its Old French form Robert, where an Old English cognate form (Hrēodbēorht, Hrodberht, Hrēodbēorð, Hrœdbœrð, Hrœdberð, Hrōðberχtŕ) had existed before the Norman Conquest. The feminine version is Roberta. The Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form is Roberto. Robert is also a common name in many Germanic languages, including English, German, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish, Scottish, Danish, and Icelandic. It can be used as a French, Polish, Irish, Finnish, Romanian, and Estonian name as well.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Robert(noun)

    see Herb Robert, under Herb

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Robert

    The generic name for a policeman, after Sir Robert Peel, who introduced the modern constabulary system.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Robert' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1314

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Robert' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1594

How to pronounce Robert?

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How to say Robert in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Robert in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Robert in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Robert in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    Robert Mueller got ta do this. Robert Mueller got ta call Rod.

  2. Carrejo Labendeira:

    Edward's digging up and out, Mike's digging, Jeff's digging, Robert's digging.

  3. William Barr:

    Robert Mueller is the equivalent of a William Barr attorney. Robert Mueller was executing the powers of the attorney general, subject to the supervision of the attorney general, robert Mueller work concluded when Robert Mueller sent Robert Mueller work to the attorney general. At that point, it was my baby, and I was making a decision as to whether or not to make it public.

  4. Nic Pizzolatto:

    I always thought Vince was a great actor, from when he first broke in, doing these interesting and intense performances in the mid-’90s — I remember these independent dramas he was just great in, in his maturity I think he wears his history in a rugged, old-school manner. I see echoes of Robert Mitchum and James Garner in the kind of figure he cuts, and I think it’s going to be gratifying for people to see his skills put to this kind of use.

  5. Robert Mueller:

    It's not yet clear whether House Democrats will try to force the issue to bring Robert Mueller before Congress. Asked Wednesday if House Democrats would subpoena Mueller for House Democrats testimony, Jerry Nadler said :.

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