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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Robertson, Oscar Robertson, Oscar Palmer Robertsonnoun

    United States basketball guard (born in 1938)


  1. robertson

    Robertson is a surname of Scottish origin. It is derived from the given name Robert, meaning "son of Robert." It is one of the most common surnames in Scotland and is also prevalent in other English speaking countries. Besides, a Robertson can also refer to a type of screw drive with a square-shaped socket, named after its Canadian inventor P.L. Robertson. The term is not limited to a single, specific definition and its meaning can vary depending on the context in which it is used.


  1. Robertson

    Robertson is a town in the Western Cape Province of South Africa known as the valley of wine and roses, at the heart of the worlds longest wine route - Route 62.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Robertson is ranked #175 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Robertson surname appeared 153,666 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 52 would have the surname Robertson.

    73.4% or 112,822 total occurrences were White.
    20.6% or 31,671 total occurrences were Black.
    2.4% or 3,780 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 3,242 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 1,368 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 799 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Robertson in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Robertson in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Robertson in a Sentence

  1. Noah Duckett:

    Thomas Robertson.Jacob Fracker literally have no choice but to stick together.

  2. Jurgen Klopps:

    That's a clear, absolutely 100 % red card. Very often you can not see clearly or whatever but in this situation, if Andy Robertson's foot is on the ground, Andy Robertson.Immediately leg is broken, i think we all agree on that. But luckily for both, he was in the air. It's still a red card but the ref saw it differently.

  3. Missy Robertson:

    Were trying to let God take the lead on these things, were trying to decipher between opportunities is this what we need to do that will enhance our family ? And also to shine a light on the blessings that weve received because of the blessing giver. Because of the creator. Because of our Savior. Sometimes we get those things out of whack and they dont really go very well. Robertson continued :.

  4. Sadie Robertson:

    This is three in a row for [ brother ] Willie's kids and we're excited about it, sadie Robertson know, it's really pretty amazing because when the show first started, I think our only trepidation about doing a show where Sadie Robertson're kind of thrusting Sadie Robertson kids and Sadie Robertson teenagers into the limelight, I think that was all of our greatest fears, and for me as my grandkids because my kids are older.

  5. Kristen Phillips-Hill:

    Sam Crane is just a well-respected member of our community, and everybody knows him. Mr. Robertson came up to the district office, and he shared Mr. Crane’s story with us, and he said, ‘We need to get those medals back for him.'.

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