Meaning and Name Origin
Hopkins has 30 more different forms via Robert: Bert▼, Bertie▼, Bob▼, Bobbie▼, Bobby▼, Rab, Rabbie, Riobard, Rip, Rob▼, Roban, Robb▼, Robben, Robbie▼, Robbin, Robbins, Robbinson, Robby▼, Robers, Roberto▲, Robertson, Robi, Robin▼, Robinson, Robson, Robyn, Robynson, Rupert▼, Ruperto and Ruprecht.
Hopkins is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#263 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Hopkins and corresponding names. Robert (#61 a year ago), Roberto (#343), Bobby (#752), Robby, Rupert, Robin, Robbie, Robb, Bertie, Bob, Bobbie, Rob and Bert are the prominent related forms of Hopkins (#unlisted). Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during the years 1960-1969 and has become much less since, with versions such as Bobby, Robbie, Robby, Robin and Rupert falling out of fashion. Roberto (#343) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)