English, diminutive of Robert
"bright fame"

Rob Origin and Meaning

The name Rob is a boy's name of English origin meaning "bright fame".

Rob has claimed Bob's turf.

# 979 in the US

Rob Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Rob

  • Robert Hepler "Rob" LoweAmerican actor
  • Rob McElhenneyAmerican actor, Writer, Producer.
  • Robert 'Rob' Grotesinger of America band The Districts
  • Rob MarianoSurvivor
  • Rob ZombieAmerican singer born Robert Bartleh Cummings
  • Robert Stanley "Rob" DyrdekAmerican skateboarder
  • Rob MayesAmerican actor
  • Robert Alan "Rob" MorrowAmerican actor
  • Robert Arthur "Rob" KardashianAmerican TV personality
  • Robert Fredrick "Rob" Paulsen IIIAmerican voice actor

Rob in Pop Culture

  • Roba recurring participant in Improv Everywhere
  • Rob McGroartycharacter in the animated film "The Brave Little Toaster"