What does the name "Hopkins" mean?

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Hopkins is a popular masculine name of Welsh origin that means 'little Robert' or 'the child of Robert'. Hopkin, Hopkinson, Hopkyns, Hopper and Hoppner are some variant forms of the name. It is a surname that comes from a medieval pet form of Robert, Hob.
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Hop·kins
[hop-kinz]
NOUN
1.
English actor, born in Wales.
2.
English physician and biochemist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1929.
3.
English poet.
4.
U.S. government administrator and social worker.
5.
U.S. financier and philanthropist.
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