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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #778 most popular

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What does the name "Collin" mean?

Collin (English): Form of Colin

The name "Collin" is of English origin and it means "Form of Colin". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

L is for luster, your shine.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nilloc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Niclol". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Collin" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Collin? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 72,619 babies born with the name Collin in the United States. That's more than enough Collins to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1895 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Collin" was in 1996 with a total of 3,358 babies. (That's a lot of baby Collins)

According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Collin" is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1973. Across the entire United States a total of only 129 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Collin popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Collin in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Collin

Collin Chou

Collin Chou is an actor and martial artist. Collin was born in 1967 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.


Past life for Collin born Jul 15, 1938

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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