Bobbie - Meaning of Bobbie
[ 2 syll. bob-bie, bo-bb-ie ] The baby boy name Bobbie is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. Its pronunciation is BAAB-iy- †. Bobbie is used chiefly in the English language and its origin is Germanic.
Bobbie is a pet form of the name Bob (English).
Bobbie is also a variant of the name Bobby (English and Spanish).
Bobbie is also a pet form of Robert in the English language.
See also the related form, Bobbie Joe.
Bobbie is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1931, 0.069% of baby boys were given the name Bobbie. Its ranking then was #179. The baby name has since dropped out of favor, and is today of irregular use. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Bobbie, Robert was the most frequently used. Bobbie has predominantly been a girl name in the past century. In 1981, girls named Bobbie outnumbered boys by 11 times.
† Pronunciation for Bobbie: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"