Robson name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Robson mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Robson

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Australia, the name Robson means "Son of Rob".
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International Interest
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From Rob +‎ -son.

  1. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Robson

Notable Persons Named Robson

Robson Green

Robson Green is an actor, singer, songwriter, and television presenter. His ongoing career started in 1989. Robson was born on December 18th, 1964 in Hexham, Northumberland, England.

Robson Moura

Robson was born on March 23rd, 1978 in Teresópolis.

Robson Conceição

Robson was born on October 25th, 1988 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

Róbson da Silva

Róbson da Silva is an athlete. Róbson was born on September 4th, 1964 in Rio de Janeiro.

Robson Ponte

Robson Ponte is a soccer player for the Clube Atlético Juventus, América Futebol Clube (SP), Guarani FC, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, VfL Wolfsburg, Urawa Red Diamonds, and Grêmio Barueri Futebol. Robson was born on November 6th, 1976 in São Paulo.

Robson Luis Pereira da Silva

Robson Luis Pereira da Silva is a soccer player for the Sociedade Esportiva Matsubara, Sorriso Esporte Clube, Mogi Mirim Esporte Clube, Esporte Clube Paraguaçuense, Goiás Esporte Clube, Sport Club Corinthians Paulista, U.D. Leiria, Ferroviário Atlético Clube (CE), FC Spartak Moscow, Consadole Sapporo, and FC Lorie. Robson was born on September 21st, 1974 in Volta Redonda.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Robson

Notable Persons With the Last Name Robson

Sir Bobby Robson

Sir Bobby Robson was a soccer manager for the Fulham F.C., West Bromwich Albion F.C., Vancouver Royals, and England national football team. Bobby was born on February 18th, 1933 in Sacriston, County Durham, England. He breathed his last breath on July 31st, 2009.

Bryan Robson

Bryan Robson is a soccer player for the Manchester United F.C., West Bromwich Albion F.C., Middlesbrough F.C., England national under-21 football team, England national football B team, and England national football team. Bryan was born on January 11th, 1957 in Chester-le-Street, County Durham, England.

Laura Robson

Laura was born on January 21st, 1994 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Linda Robson

Linda Robson is an actress, presenter, and actor. She has been prominent since 1970. Linda was given the name Linda Patricia Mary Robson on March 13th, 1958 in Islington, North London, England.

Wade Robson

Wade Robson is a dance, choreography, film director, film producer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer, producer, and songwriter. Wade was given the name Wade Jeremy William Robson on September 17th, 1982 in Brisbane.

Dame Flora Robson

She was most active from 1931 to 1981. Dame was given the name Flora McKenzie Robson on March 28th, 1902 in South Shields, County Durham, England, United Kingdom. She breathed her last breath on July 7th, 1984.

  • Ray Robson
    Chess Player
  • May Robson
  • Jeff Robson
  • Stella Vine
  • Justina Robson
  • John Robson
    MLA for Nanaimo
  • Jim Robson
    Former Broadcaster
  • Eleanor Robson Belmont
  • George Robson
  • Gary Robson
  • Paul Robson
    Soccer Player
  • Edward Robert Robson
  • Eddie Robson
  • Stephen Robson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Robson U.S.
  White 91.84% 64.26%
  African American 2.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.04% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.29% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.61% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.41% 16.26%

Of Last Name Robson

People with the last name Robson are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Robson

  • How Popular is the name Robson? Robson is the 35,269th most popular name of all time. As a last name Robson was the 4,368th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Robson have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 118 babies born with the first name Robson in the United States. That's more than enough people named Robson to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Robson? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1989 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Robson first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Robson is Wednesday, May 17th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Robson born? The highest recorded use of the first name Robson was in 2006 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Robson: The name spelled backwards is Nosbor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nbosro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Robson? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 8,137 people with the last name Robson.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Robson? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Robson as their last name.
  • Robson name meaning

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