name meaning: Robinson \r(o)-bin-son, rob(i)-nson\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Robinson is "son of Robert". Usually a surname. Singer Smokey Robinson; poet Robinson Jeffers; actor Paul Robeson.
Robinson has 4 variant forms: Robbinson, Robeson, Robynson and Robson.
For more information, see also the related name Robert.
A baby name that sounds like Robinson is Robbins.
View a list of the 4 names that reference Robinson.