Name Lincoln – origin and meaning

Lincoln is a male name.

Origin of Lincoln

The name Lincoln was originally a surname (from the name of the English city Lindum Colonia).

Meaning of Lincoln

Lincoln means “colony at the lake” (from Brythonic “lindo” = lake + Latin “colonia” = colony).

Pronunciation of Lincoln

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