What does Robbins mean?
Robbins /rob-bins/ as a name for boys. Robbins' name origin is Old German, and the meaning of the name Robbins is "bright fame". Robbins is an alternate form of Robert (Old German) with the suffix -ins.
(male) Robins, Rubins, ..
(female) Robri, Robros, ..
How popular is Robbins?
Robbins is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#364 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Robert (#61 from current records), Robin (#1050), Robyn, Robinson, Robby, Robb, Robbie, Robbin and Bobbie are the popular related forms of Robbins (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Robbins were popular as birth names 84 years ago (usage of 5.7%) and have become much less common since (usage 0.4%, 93.7% less), with forms like Bobbie becoming somewhat outmoded. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Robbins and affiliated names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Suggested similar names are Collins, Gibbons, Hopkins, Rabbi, Rains, Rawlins, Reubin, Robbyn, Rollin▼, Rollins, Romain, Romaine, Roslin, Rouvin, Rubin▼ and Rubino. These names tend to be more commonly used than Robbins.