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Boy Name: Perkins

Name: Perkins
Pronunciation: \p(e)-rki-ns, per-kins\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: rock
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Parkin, Perkyn
Similar Names: Persons, Parks, Parkes, Parken, Parsons, Prinz
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 161


Perkins \p(e)-rki-ns, per-kins\ as a boy's name is a variant of Perkin (English), and the meaning of Perkins is "rock". See also Parkins.

The baby name Perkins sounds like Parkin and Perkyn. Other similar baby names are Persons, Parks, Parkes, Parken, Parsons and Prinz.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Perkins.


Perkins is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#161 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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