What does Robinson mean?
Affiliated boy name: Robert.Creative forms:
(male) Robinlo, Robinton, ..
(female) Robinni, Robinsay, .. Middle name pairings:
Robinson Matthew (R.M.), ..
How popular is Robinson?
Robinson is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#27 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Robinson for boys. Robinson was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak rank of #1610 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Shown below is a study of the history of the boy name Robinson and associated names. The only other prominent alternative form of Robinson is Robert (#63 the previous year). These relations of Robinson were popular with parents 85 years ago (usage of 5.6%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.3%, ▼94%), with the version Robert becoming less fashionable.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abelson, Alanson, Albinson, Alison, Alisson, Anson▲, Babsson (see Babson), Boynton, Bronnson, Bronson▲, Clinton▼, Conlon, Coridon (see Corydon), Davidson, Davison, Denison, Dickinson, Dodgson, Dorion, Dottson, Eddison, Einon, Elisson, Erikson, Fabion, Gibson▲, Hobbson (see Hobson), Hobson, Hodgson, Hopkinson, Jamieson, Jamison▲, Janson, Jimson, Johnson▼, Jonson, Lindon, Linton, London▲, Madisson, Morrison, Neilson, Randon, Ransom, Ravinn, Rawlinson, Rawson, Remington▲, Renton, Rishon, Riston, Robben, Robbins, Robers, Robertson, Robi, Robin▼, Robyn, Rolando, Rollins, Romano, Romanos, Ronson, Rowdon, Royston, Rubino, Rubio, Sanson, Tanson, Tomlinson, Tompkinson (see Tompkins), Torion, Vinson, Vinton and Zinon. These names tend to be more commonly used than Robinson.See names in meaning and etymology.