Robinson Name Meaning and Origin

Robinson is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English, Germanic’ origin. The baby name Robinson means “Brilliant Fame”.


Robinson Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English, Germanic”



Robinson is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “RAH + bin + san”


Robinson Name Meaning:

Robinson is a variant of Robin, itself derived from Robert. Robert is a very general European name, derived from the Germanic name ‘Hrodbeorht’, itself derived from the word ‘hrod’, which means ‘renowned or famous’, and ‘beorht’, which means ‘bright’.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Robinsen, Robeson, Robynson, Robson, Robbinson


Famous people with this name:

Robinson Jose Cano, Dominican-American baseball player;

(John) Robinson Jeffers, American poet;

Robinson Reinaldo Merchán, Venezuelan cyclist;

Robinson Pitalua, Colombian boxer;

Jackie Robinson, American baseball player; broke baseball’s colour line;

Brooks Robinson, American baseball player;

Robinson Meyer, American journalist;

Robinson True Ponder (b. 2017), son of American sportscaster Samantha Ponder and American football player Christian Ponder




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