US Popularity:12179
Other Origin(s):French
Meaning:Rock; Little Peter
Meaning “rock,” Perkins is a boy’s name of medieval English origin. It’s an evolution of the name French name Pierre. This name can also mean “little Peter” and can be used to honor a loved one named Peter. With its long history and meaning, Perkins gives baby a rock-solid foundation on which to take their first steps.

Famous People Named Perkins

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  • Anthony Perkins

Perkins Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2000
- 7338
from 1958
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