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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aikins

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From Aikin, diminutive of Adam, plus -s (a patronymic suffix).

  1. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Aikins

James Cox Aikins was a Senator for Ontario, Ontario, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, Secretary of State of Canada (1869–1873 & 1878–1880), Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs (Acting) (1873), Secretary of State for the Provinces (Acting) (1873), Minister of Inland Reven. James was born on March 30th, 1832 in Mississauga. He passed away on August 8th, 1904.


Matthieu Aikins is a journalist. Matthieu was born in Canada.


Sir James Albert Manning Aikins was a Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, and 1st President of theCanadian Bar Association. James was born on December 10th, 1851 in Grahamsville, Canada West. He left this life on March 1st, 1929.


Suezan was born in 1952.


John was born in 1850. He passed away in 1911.


Abieki Aikins is a sports team member for the Bofoakwa Tano F.C.


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Popularity of Aikins as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aikins U.S.
  White 69.20% 64.26%
  African American 24.39% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.32% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aikins

People with the last name Aikins are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Aikins

  • How Popular is the name Aikins? As a last name Aikins was the 26,171st most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Aikins? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Aikins was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Aikins: Your name in reverse order is Snikia. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nikais. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aikins? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 935 people with the last name Aikins.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aikins? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Aikins as their last name since less than 1 person in 313k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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