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Roberto

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How popular is the baby name Roberto in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1897 6 0 6
1901 5 0 5
1903 8 0 8
1904 8 0 8
1906 7 0 7
1907 11 0 11
1908 16 0 16
1909 11 0 11
1910 19 0 19
1911 15 0 15
1912 41 0 41
1913 31 0 31
1914 43 0 43
1915 59 0 59
1916 63 0 63
1917 85 6 79
1918 95 0 95
1919 89 0 89
1920 148 0 148
1921 164 7 157
1922 180 7 173
1923 237 5 232
1924 241 0 241
1925 249 0 249
1926 257 8 249
1927 313 7 306
1928 318 6 312
1929 364 10 354
1930 404 7 397
1931 311 0 311
1932 273 5 268
1933 256 11 245
1934 281 0 281
1935 272 7 265
1936 273 10 263
1937 303 10 293
1938 298 8 290
1939 290 5 285
1940 317 9 308
1941 353 9 344
1942 358 6 352
1943 395 6 389
1944 420 6 414
1945 445 7 438
1946 504 7 497
1947 532 8 524
1948 606 6 600
1949 585 0 585
1950 606 9 597
1951 662 9 653
1952 690 0 690
1953 717 9 708
1954 769 7 762
1955 749 7 742
1956 761 12 749
1957 823 8 815
1958 937 12 925
1959 907 14 893
1960 961 11 950
1961 952 7 945
1962 1,035 15 1,020
1963 1,051 6 1,045
1964 1,073 14 1,059
1965 1,080 17 1,063
1966 1,113 12 1,101
1967 1,154 10 1,144
1968 1,229 16 1,213
1969 1,332 10 1,322
1970 1,379 14 1,365
1971 1,400 8 1,392
1972 1,414 14 1,400
1973 1,447 11 1,436
1974 1,528 16 1,512
1975 1,571 14 1,557
1976 1,598 12 1,586
1977 1,648 22 1,626
1978 1,623 18 1,605
1979 1,672 15 1,657
1980 1,903 21 1,882
1981 1,942 14 1,928
1982 1,851 8 1,843
1983 1,783 11 1,772
1984 1,680 11 1,669
1985 1,719 11 1,708
1986 1,727 18 1,709
1987 1,644 18 1,626
1988 1,684 24 1,660
1989 2,030 15 2,015
1990 2,111 18 2,093
1991 2,131 15 2,116
1992 2,020 13 2,007
1993 2,097 19 2,078
1994 1,980 11 1,969
1995 2,015 11 2,004
1996 1,927 8 1,919
1997 1,952 8 1,944
1998 1,967 7 1,960
1999 1,966 8 1,958
2000 1,962 6 1,956
2001 1,962 7 1,955
2002 1,993 0 1,993
2003 1,880 7 1,873
2004 1,875 0 1,875
2005 1,877 0 1,877
2006 1,733 5 1,728
2007 1,756 9 1,747
2008 1,580 0 1,580
2009 1,416 0 1,416
2010 1,272 0 1,272
2011 1,130 0 1,130
2012 1,073 0 1,073
2013 952 0 952
2014 962 0 962
2015 923 0 923

Fun Facts about the name Roberto

  • How many people with the first name Roberto have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 106,915 babies born with the first name Roberto in the United States. That's more than enough people named Roberto to occupy the territory of United States Virgin Islands (USA) with an estimated population of 106,405 (as of April 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Roberto? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1897 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Roberto first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Roberto is Wednesday, March 27th, 1844.
  • What year had the most people named Roberto born? The highest recorded use of the first name Roberto was in 1991 with a total of 2,116 babies. That's a lot of babies named Roberto!
  • Random Roberto Factoid: According to the 1932 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Roberto ranks 72nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, 165 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1932.
  • Weird things about the name Roberto: Your name in reverse order is Otrebor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Etobrro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Roberto? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,770 people with the last name Roberto.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Roberto? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Roberto as their last name.
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Popularity of Roberto as a last name

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Common last names for Roberto

  • Rodriguez
  • Gonzalez
  • Garcia
  • Martinez
  • Hernandez
  • Lopez
  • Perez
  • Rivera
  • Sanchez
  • Torres
  • Ramirez
  • Diaz
  • Ortiz
  • Cruz
  • Fernandez
  • Morales
  • Ramos
  • Reyes
  • Gomez

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Roberto U.S.
  White 65.78% 64.26%
  African American 1.64% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.32% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.19% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 23.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Roberto

People with the last name Roberto are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Roberto" mean? The list below shows the origins of Roberto as well as things modernly associated with the name Roberto such as celebrities named Roberto.

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Roberto

The name "Roberto" is of Italian origin, and it means "Bright fame". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Roberto

Roberto Durán Samaniego

Roberto Durán Samaniego is a boxer. Roberto was born on June 16th, 1951 in El Chorrillo, Panama.

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Robert Trujillo

Robert Trujillo is a heavy metal music, thrash metal, funk metal, crossover thrash, hardcore punk, and hard rock musician. He plays Fernandes Guitars, Music Man StingRay, Warwick (company), Fender Precision Bass, and Rickenbacker 4001. He has had major accomplishments since 1978. Robert was given the name Roberto Agustin Trujillo on October 23rd, 1964 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

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Roberto Firmino

Roberto Firmino is a soccer player for the Liverpool F.C., Clube de Regatas Brasil, Figueirense FC, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, and Brazil national football team. Roberto was born on October 2nd, 1991 in Maceió, Brazil.

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Roberto Clemente

Roberto Clemente was a baseball player. Roberto was born on August 18th, 1934 in Barrio San Antón, Carolina, Puerto Rico. He breathed his last breath on December 31st, 1972.

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Roberto Mancini

Roberto Mancini is a soccer player for the Inter Milan, Bologna F.C. 1909, U.C. Sampdoria, S.S. Lazio, Leicester City F.C., Italy national under-21 football team, and Italy national football team. Roberto was born on November 27th, 1964 in Iesi, Italy.

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Roberto Di Matteo

Roberto Di Matteo is a soccer player for the FC Schaffhausen, FC Zürich, FC Aarau, S.S. Lazio, Chelsea F.C., and Italy national football team. Roberto was born on May 29th, 1970 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland.

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  • Roberto Baggio
    (soccer player)
  • Roberto Benigni
    (film director)
  • Bobby Farrell
    (dancer)
  • Roberto Martínez
    (soccer player)
  • M.D. Roberto Canessa
    (physician)
  • Roberto Pereyra
    (soccer player)
  • Roberto Soldado
    (soccer player)
  • Roberto Bautista-Agut
    (influential person)
  • Roberto Aguayo
    (athlete)
  • Roberto Bolaño
    (writer)
  • Roberto Alomar
    (baseball player)
  • Roberto Luongo
    (hockey player)
  • Roberto Cavalli
    (fashion designer)
  • Roberto Soriano
    (soccer player)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Roberto

Sergi Roberto

Sergi Roberto is a soccer player for the FC Barcelona, Gimnàstic de Tarragona, FC Barcelona B, Spain national under-17 football team, Spain national under-19 football team, and Spain national under-20 football team. Sergi was born on February 7th, 1992 in Reus, Spain. Sergi is also known as Roberto Carnicer and Sergi.

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Zé Roberto

Zé Roberto is a soccer player for the Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras, Associação Portuguesa de Desportos, Real Madrid C.F., Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, FC Bayern Munich, Santos FC, Hamburger SV, Al-Gharafa Sports Club, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, and Brazil nationa. Zé was born on July 6th, 1974 in São Paulo. Zé is also known as José Roberto da Silva Jr..

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Jak Roberto

Jak Roberto is a musician, actor, singer, and model. He has had major accomplishments since 2012. Jak was given the name Jan Rommel Osuna Roberto on December 2nd, 1993 in Nagcarlan, Laguna, Philippines. Jak is also known as Jak, Jan, and Rommel.

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Roger Delgado

Roger Delgado was an actor. He was most prominent from 1952 to 1973. Roger was given the name Roger Caesar Marius Bernard de Delgado Torres Castillo Roberto on March 1st, 1918 in Whitechapel. He left this life on June 18th, 1973.

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Roberto

Roberto is a soccer player for the Olympiacos F.C., Atlético Madrid, Atlético Madrid B, Gimnàstic de Tarragona, Recreativo de Huelva, Real Zaragoza, S.L. Benfica, Spain national under-17 football team, Spain national under-18 football team, and Spain national under-19 football team. Roberto was born on February 10th, 1986 in Madrid, Spain.

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Paolo Roberto

Paolo Roberto is a boxer. Paolo was born on February 3rd, 1969 in Stockholm.

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What does the name Roberto mean?

Ris for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Bis for bouquet, the flowers around you.

Eis for explorer, always ready for the next journey

Ris for respect, earned through your actions

Tis for try, as hard as you can

Ois for outlook, pleasing to all.

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