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Robyn name meaning

Last Name
283
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Robyn mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Robyn

User Submitted Origins

English
53%
German
41%
Hebrew
3%
Scottish
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from the United Kingdom and Canada, the name Robyn is of Scottish / German origin and means "Famed, Bright, Shining".
  2. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Robyn is of Hebrew origin and means "Bright with shining fame".
  3. 2 submissions from the United Kingdom and the United States agree the name Robyn means "Bright fame" and is of German / English origin.
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Robyn means "Famed, Bright" and is of German origin.
  5. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Robyn means "Bright and famous".
  6. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Robyn means "Famous & Bright".
  7. According to 2 people from the United States and Canada, the name Robyn is of Canadian origin and means "Bird".
  8. According to a user from Oregon, U.S., the name Robyn means "Smart, beautiful, calm".
  9. A user from California, U.S. says the name Robyn is of English origin and means "Blessed soul beautiful spirit".
  10. According to a user from South Africa, the name Robyn is of African Dutch (Afrikaans) origin and means "Ruby (Stone)".
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  1. A female given name from the Germanic languages, variant of Robin
  2. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Robyn

Notable Persons Named Robyn

Rihanna

She holds the title Pon de Replay" and Umbrella". She has had major accomplishments since 2005. Rihanna was given the name Robyn Rihanna Fenty on February 20th, 1988 in Saint Michael, Barbados.

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Robyn

Robyn is a musician. She has been prominent since 1989. Robyn was given the name Robin Miriam Carlsson on June 12th, 1979 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Robyn Lively

Robyn Lively is an actress. She was most prominent from 1978 to present. Robyn was given the name Robyn Elaine Lively on February 7th, 1972 in Powder Springs, Georgia, U.S.

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Robyn Hitchcock

Robyn Hitchcock is an alternative rock, jangle pop, psychedelic folk, and post-punk musician. Robyn was born on March 3rd, 1953.

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Robyn Davidson

Robyn Davidson is a writer. Robyn was born on September 6th, 1950 in Miles, Queensland, Australia.

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Robyn Hilton

Robyn Hilton is an actor and actress. Her career lasted from 1974 to 1985. Robyn was born in 1940.

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    Model (people)
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    Actress
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    Hockey Player
  • Robyn Williams
    Science Journalist & Broadcaster
  • Robyn Ochs
  • Robyn Archer
    Musician
  • Robyn Eckersley
  • Robyn Gayle
    Soccer Player
  • Robyn Oneil
  • Robyn Francis
  • Stormy Peters
    Vice President of Technical Evangelism
  • Robyn Ebbern
  • Robyn Moodaly
    Soccer Player
  • Robyn Margaret Walker

Notable Persons With the Last Name Robyn

Notable Persons With the Last Name Robyn

Robyn

Robyn is a musician. She has been prominent since 1989. Robyn was given the name Robin Miriam Carlsson on June 12th, 1979 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Robyn U.S.
  White 86.57% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 4.24% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.59% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.12% 16.26%

Of Last Name Robyn

People with the last name Robyn are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Robyn

  • How Popular is the name Robyn? Robyn is the 886th most popular name of all time. As a last name Robyn was the 69,392nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Robyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 63,445 babies born with the first name Robyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Robyn to occupy the territory of Guernsey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 62,431 (as of March 31, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Robyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1921 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Robyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Robyn is Monday, July 7th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Robyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Robyn was in 1964 with a total of 1,882 babies. That's a lot of babies named Robyn!
  • Random Robyn Factoid: According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Robyn ranks 105th in popularity as a baby girl's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, 15 babies in District of Columbia have the same name in 1981.
  • Weird things about the name Robyn: The name spelled backwards is Nybor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ynrob. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Robyn? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 283 people with the last name Robyn.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Robyn? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Robyn as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.0m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Robyn name meaning

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