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Family name
Meaning "son of Hob"
Region of origin England
Related names Hopkins

Hopkin is an English language patronymic surname meaning "son of Hob", derived from the masculine given name Hob meaning "famous". There are variants including Hopkins. Hopkin is uncommon as a given name. People with the name Hopkin include:[1]

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  1. ^ "Hopkin". names-meanings.net. Retrieved 2007-12-30.