What does Perkins mean?
Associated with: rock.
(male) Pekins, Prokins, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Perkins Sutton (P.S.), ..
How popular is Perkins?
Perkins is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#212 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Perrin is the only prominent related form of Perkins (not ranked). Adoption of this form of Perkins was at its apex 125 years ago (#1852). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Atkins, Hawkins, Hopkins, Jenkins, Jenkyns (see Jenkin), Nevins, Paris▼, Parken, Parkes, Parkin, Parks, Parris, Parriss, Parsons, Percie, Perdido, Perrie, Perseus, Person, Persons, Prinz, Purvis, Purviss, Ursins (see Urso), Watkins and Wilkins. These names tend to be more frequently used than Perkins.See names in meaning and etymology.