What does Wilkinson mean?
Wilkinson has 3 variants: Wilkins, Willkins and Willkinson.
Related boy name: William.Creative forms:
(male) Wilkinsor, Wilkinston, ..
(female) Wilkinwen, Wilkinwin, .. Middle name pairings:
Wilkinson Reginald (W.R.), ..
How popular is Wilkinson?
Wilkinson is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#576 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. William (#5 via latest list) is the only prominent variation form of Wilkinson (not ranked). This relation of Wilkinson was at the peak of its popularity 135 years ago (#2) and has become much less popular since (#5, 89% less usage), with William becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Alanson, Albinson, Alison, Alisson, Allison, Clinton▼, Dickinson, Dickson, Elison, Elisson, Ellison, Gillion, Gillson, Gilson, Hopkinson, Nickson, Nilson, Nilsson, Philipson, Rawlinson, Robbinson, Robinson, Simonson, Tomlinson, Tompkinson (see Tompkins), Vinson, Walwinn (see Walwyn), Watkins, Wellington, Wilkes, Wilkie, Williamson, Willis▼, Williss, Williston, Willson, Wilson▼, Wilton▼, Winsor, Winston▲ and Winton. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wilkinson.See names in meaning and etymology.