Name Collin Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Collin

1551

Collin is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Collin?

Collin is an English short form of the Greek name Nicholas and an Alicized variant of the Scottish name Cailean or the Irish name Coilean.

What does the name Collin mean?

Collin means “victory of the people” (from ancient Greek “níkē/νίκη” = victory + “laós/λαός” = people/soldiers) and “whelp”, “young dog” in Gaelic.

Pronunciation of Collin

Variants of the name Collin

Colin

Popularity of the name Collin

The name Collin is ranked #1551 overall.

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