Popularity:5955
Origin:British
Meaning:Son of Robert
Robinson is a gender-neutral name of English origin. Though it might seem odd, this surname-turned-forename actually means "son of Robert" rather than "son of Robin." But either way, choosing a fluid, re-purposed family name is undoubtedly cool and will give baby that edge in life. American poet and environmentalist icon Robinson Jeffers lends an artistic flair to Robinson, with poetry celebrating the beauty of the wild and the importance of protecting the natural world. Who knows? Maybe baby Robinson will strive for a greater future for everyone.

Famous People Named Robinson

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • David Robinson
    Basketball Player
  • Jackie Robinson
    Baseball Player
  • Sugar Ray Robinson
    Boxer
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