Gender: Male Meaning of Dickinson: "son of Dick" Origin of Dickinson: English

The name Dickinson is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Dick". Dickinson and is often added to lists like Poet Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF w/occupations".

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Dickinson is a possibility for Richard's boy, though that Dick nickname is problematic no matter how you get to it.

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