[ 2 syll. bob-bie, bo-bb-ie ] The baby girl name Bobbie is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced as BAAB-iy- †. Bobbie has its origins in the Latin and Germanic languages. It is used largely in English.
Bobbie is an English familiar form of Barbara.
Bobbie is also a form of the English Bobby.
Bobbie is also an English familiar form of the English, German, and Italian Roberta.
Bobbie is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1934 with 0.202% of baby girls being named Bobbie. It was #110 in rank then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is of only sporadic use now. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Bobbie, Barbara was the most widely used. Bobbie has primarily been a baby girl name in the last century. In 1981, 11 times more baby girls than boys were given the name Bobbie.
† Pronunciation for Bobbie: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"