Name: Hobbes

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hobbes

  • Meaning:
    Robert, son of Robert
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    English speaking countries
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    Hobb or Hobbs is a nickname/shortened form of Robert which has become somewhat antiquated by today's standards. It is now, more routinely found as a surname which denotes a familiar connection to a patriarchal Robert.
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