What does Robbins mean?
Robbins /rob-bins/ [2 sylls.] 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.
Robbins has 29 different relations via Robert: Bert▼, Bertie▼, Bob▼, Bobbie▼, Bobby▼, Rab, Rabbie, Riobard, Rip, Rob▼, Roban, Robb▼, Robben, Robbie▼, Robbin, Robbinson, Robby▼, Robers, Roberto▲, Robertson, Robi, Robin▼, Robinson, Robson, Robyn, Robynson, Rupert▼, Ruperto and Ruprecht.Kreatif forms: Rebins, Ribins, Rybins. [more]
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 the previous year), Roberto (#343), Bobby (#752), Robby, Rupert, Robin, Robbie, Robb, Bertie, Bob, Bobbie, Rob and Bert are the popular related forms of Robbins (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5568%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1418%, 74.5% less), with forms like Bobby, Bob, Bobbie, Rob and Bert becoming somewhat outmoded. Roberto (#343) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Robbins and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)