US Popularity:6331
Other Origin(s):Welsh
Meaning:Son of Walter, little Walter
Sometimes the apple doesn't fall far from the tree, and in times like these, you can honor baby with a patronymic gender-neutral name like Watkins. Rooted in English and Welsh, meaning “son of Walter,” this name is a testament to tradition and leadership potential, a legacy your baby can proudly bear. Walter itself is of German origin, meaning "commander of the army." Your little one can create their own path in life while proudly carrying forward the traditions and values that have shaped your family for generations.

Watkins Name Popularity Data

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in 1947
+ 273
from 1929
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