Origin of the name HRODBEORHT.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name HRODBEORHT.
name meaning "bright fame," from Old English hréð/hréðe
(OHG hruod) "glory,
honor, renown," and beorht "brightness, light;
sight, glance." (A Handy
Poetical Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, Baskervill, 1885). Also see Hrodbyrht.
It is the same as old German Hruodebert
(q.v.). Robert is
the modern English and French form.