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What does Perkyn mean?

Perkyn Pronunciation of Perkyn [perkyn] as a name for boys is of English derivation, and the meaning of the name Perkyn is "rock". Perkyn is a version of Perkin (English): variation of Peter.

Associated with: rock.


2 related forms via Perkin: Perkins and Perrin.

Creative forms:
(male) Prokyn, ..

(female) Pergan, Persy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Perkyn Emerson (P.E.), ..

How popular is Perkyn?

Perkyn is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Perkyn is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular related form of Perkyn (not ranked) is Perrin. Adoption of this relation of Perkyn was at its peak in the 1890s (#1852). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Perrin in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Perkyn and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Perkyn is pronounced similarly to Parken and Parkin. Other recommended names are Aaryn, Aeryn, Arlyn, Arwyn, Berky, Berlyn, Berwyn, Bryn, Carwyn, Corbyn, Crayn, Darwyn, Derwyn, Devyn, Durwyn, Eirwyn, Erwyn, Garvyn, Germayn (see Germain), Harlyn, Hedwyn, Irvyn, Irwyn, Jaryn, Jenkyn (see Jenkin), Jermyn, Jernayn (see Germain), Kelwyn, Kervyn, Kerwyn, Loryn, Mardyn (see Marden), Medwyn, Melvyn, Melwyn, Merlyn, Mervyn, Merwyn, Morvyn, Norvyn, Parke, Parker, Parkins, Parkman, Parks, Parry, Parson, Parton, Pearcy, Pearson, Pelayo, Penly, Per, Perce, Percie, Percy, Peregryn, Peretz, Perez, Perl, Perrie, Perry, Person, Persons, Peyton, Pierson, Selwyn, Sterlyn, Terryn, Teryn, Tevyn, Verlyn and Welwyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Perkyn.

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