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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
577
in the U.S.
in 2010

Collen

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How popular is the baby name Collen in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1918 5 5 0
1923 6 6 0
1924 5 5 0
1925 5 5 0
1928 5 5 0
1929 6 6 0
1936 5 5 0
1948 5 5 0
1952 9 9 0
1955 9 9 0
1956 5 5 0
1957 9 9 0
1958 8 8 0
1959 11 11 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 12 12 0
1962 7 7 0
1963 9 9 0
1964 7 7 0
1965 14 14 0
1966 12 12 0
1967 20 20 0
1968 11 11 0
1969 21 16 5
1970 16 16 0
1971 15 15 0
1972 9 9 0
1973 22 17 5
1974 11 11 0
1975 9 9 0
1976 8 8 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 7 7 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 19 13 6
1981 8 8 0
1982 20 20 0
1983 21 16 5
1984 19 12 7
1985 23 18 5
1986 13 7 6
1987 24 19 5
1988 18 11 7
1989 25 15 10
1990 9 9 0
1991 18 7 11
1992 23 6 17
1993 26 6 20
1994 23 5 18
1995 21 0 21
1996 37 8 29
1997 33 0 33
1998 22 0 22
1999 19 0 19
2000 31 5 26
2001 21 0 21
2002 31 0 31
2003 24 5 19
2004 29 0 29
2005 22 0 22
2006 21 0 21
2007 21 0 21
2008 20 0 20
2009 32 0 32
2010 30 0 30
2011 17 0 17
2012 21 0 21
2013 19 0 19
2014 6 0 6
2015 7 0 7

Fun Facts about the name Collen

  • How many people with the first name Collen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,106 babies born with the first name Collen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Collen to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Collen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1918 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Collen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Collen is Tuesday, May 6th, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Collen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Collen was in 1997 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Collen Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Collen is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Collen: Your name in reverse order is Nelloc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elolcn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Collen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 577 people with the last name Collen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Collen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Collen as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Collen U.S.
  White 87.69% 64.26%
  African American 5.03% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.87% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Collen

People with the last name Collen are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Welsh

Origin and Meaning of Collen

The name "Collen" is of Welsh origin, and it means "Hazel". It's a name commonly given to boys.

From the given name Colin.

  1. A patronymic surname​.

What does the name Collen mean?

Cis for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Lis for loyalty, that you show.

Lis for life, that you live so well.

Eis for excite, your spirit is catching!

Nis for natural, the genuine side of you.

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