What does Rockwell mean?
Rockwell /rock-well/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Rockwell is "rock spring". Place name. Illustrators Norman Rockwell, Rockwell Kent.
Affiliated boy name: Rocky.
VariationsKreatif forms: Rekwell, Rokwell, Rukwell. [more]
How popular is Rockwell?
Rockwell is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#2737 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Rockwell and corresponding names. Rocky (#990 last year) is the only popular varying form of Rockwell (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of this boy name was at its most widespread during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.726%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.01%, down 98.6%), with Rocky becoming less in vogue. (2014 Birth Statistics)