What does Robertson mean?
Robertson has 29 related forms via Robert: Bert▼, Bertie▼, Bob▼, Bobbie▼, Bobby▼, Rab, Rabbie, Riobard, Rip, Rob▼, Roban, Robb▼, Robben, Robbie▼, Robbin, Robbins, Robbinson, Robby▼, Robers, Roberto, Robi, Robin▼, Robinson, Robson, Robyn, Robynson, Rupert▼, Ruperto and Ruprecht.
Robertson is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#159 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Bert, Bertie, Bob, Bobbie, Bobby (#752 the previous year), Rob, Robb, Robbie, Robby, Robert (#61), Roberto (#343), Robin and Rupert are the prominent related forms of Robertson (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5568%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.1418%, down 74.5%), with versions such as Bobby, Robbie, Robby, Robin and Rupert becoming somewhat outmoded. Roberto (#343) is the most chic name for newborns among these. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Robertson and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)