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Popularity
11k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kolby

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Dark-skinned
  • #2295 All Time
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How popular is the name "Kolby" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 5 0 5
1971 5 0 5
1972 12 0 12
1973 15 0 15
1974 20 0 20
1975 18 0 18
1976 20 0 20
1977 19 0 19
1978 27 6 21
1979 31 7 24
1980 35 0 35
1981 20 0 20
1982 50 0 50
1983 56 5 51
1984 70 20 50
1985 110 20 90
1986 105 22 83
1987 129 17 112
1988 127 19 108
1989 147 28 119
1990 181 26 155
1991 228 23 205
1992 248 36 212
1993 223 32 191
1994 247 32 215
1995 300 33 267
1996 284 40 244
1997 301 27 274
1998 399 38 361
1999 459 52 407
2000 451 55 396
2001 781 42 739
2002 720 44 676
2003 572 29 543
2004 527 30 497
2005 404 17 387
2006 357 16 341
2007 401 23 378
2008 438 38 400
2009 402 31 371
2010 375 32 343
2011 360 35 325
2012 303 18 285
2013 350 47 303
2014 344 49 295

Want to know about the populiarty of Kolby? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,676 babies born with the name Kolby in the United States. That's more than enough Kolbies to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kolby" was in 2001 with a total of 739 babies.

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kolby" is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 459 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kolby popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kolby" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kolby as well as things modernly associated with the name Kolby such as celebrities named Kolby.

English

Origin and Meaning of Kolby

The name "Kolby" is of English origin, and it means "Dark-skinned". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

B is for bygone, never forgetting golden memories.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Yblok". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lokyb". 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.

Past life for Kolby born Feb 26, 2001

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Australia approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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