Roberto - Meaning of Roberto
[ 3 syll. ro-ber-to, rob-e-rto ] The baby boy name Roberto is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is Row-BEHR-Tow in Italian and Spanish †. Roberto is largely used in the English, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish languages, and its origin is Germanic. Roberto is a variant of Robert.
Roberto is a classic favorite. Currently it is still fairly popular as a baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was previously. The name's popularity jumped from the 1900s up to the 1980s. At the modest height of its usage in 1981, 0.103% of baby boys were given the name Roberto. It ranked at #147 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in popularity. In 2018, its usage was 0.035% and its ranking #443. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Roberto, Robert was the most regularly used. In 2018, it was used 8 times more than Roberto. Roberto has mostly been a baby boy name in the past century.
Baby names that sound like Roberto include Rafertey, Raferti, Rafertie, Raferty, Raffertey, Rafferti, Raffertie, Rafferty, Riberto, Riobard, Riobart, Ruberto, Rafertee, Raffertee, Raibeart, Reaford, Reeford, Robart, Robbert, and Roberd.
† Pronunciation for Roberto: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"
Details of famous persons named Roberto:
Actor Roberto Benigni, born 27 October 1952, Misericordia, Arezzo, Italy.
Baseball Player Roberto Clemente, born Roberto Clemente Walker, 18 August 1934 - 31 December 1972, Carolina, Puerto Rico.