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pinWhat does Rawlins mean?

Rawlins /rawl-ins/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old French origin. The root can be traced back to Roland via the surnames Rolandson and Rawlinson, which were revived in the late 19th century as a given name.


Rawlins has 2 variants: Rawlinson and Rawson.

Rawlins has 16 more related forms via Roland: Lannie, Lanny, Orlando, Roeland, Rolando, Roldan, Roley, Rollan, Rolland, Rollie, Rollin, Rollins, Rollo, Rolly, Rowe and Rowland.

Kreatif forms: Ranlins, Ranwlins, Realins. [more]

pinHow popular is Rawlins?

Rawlins is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#5199 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Rawlins and corresponding names. Prominent variation forms of Rawlins (outside Top 1000) are Lannie, Lanny, Orlando (#558 a year ago), Roland (#612), Rolando (#905), Rolland, Rollie, Rollin, Rollo and Rowland. These boy names reached the peak of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.2968%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.0925%, 68.8%), with forms such as Orlando, Rolando, Rollie, Rollin and Rowland falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lannie, Lanny, Orlando, Roland, Rolando in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Rolland, Rollie, Rollin, Rollo, Rowland in U.S.

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