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Gender: Male Meaning of Rockwell: "rock spring" Origin of Rockwell: English

The name Rockwell is a boy's name of English origin meaning "rock spring". Rockwell and discussed in our forums with posts like "Song Title Family".

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This would be an intriguing choice for an illustrator's child, thanks to Norman Rockwell and Rockwell Kent.

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Famous People Named Rockwell

(Orrin) Porter Rockwell, Mormon folk hero
Sam Rockwell, American actor
Rockwell Lloyd Liu, son of actress Lucy Liu
Spalding Rockwell Gray, American actor and writer

Pop Culture References for the name Rockwell

From a surname which was from a place-name: either Rockwell in Buckinghamshire or Rockwell in Somerset. The place-names themselves mean "wood frequented by rooks" and "well frequented by rooks", respectively.
Rockwell "Rock" Hunter, main character in "Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?"

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