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Coe (girl)

What does Coe mean?

Coe Pronunciation of Coe [coe] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Coe) is a Gaelic name, and Coe means "people of victory; girl, wench". Coe is an alternate spelling of Colette (French, Greek): variant of the medieval name Colle. Coe is also a variant of Colleen (Gaelic).

Associated with: gaelic, victory.


12 related forms via Colette, Colleen: Coco, Coel, Coetta, Coleen, Colena, Colene, Coleta, Coley, Coline, Collet, Collie and Colly.

Creative forms:
(female) Choie, Core, ..

(male) Coen, Cone, ..

Middle name pairings:
Coe Haddie (C.H.), ..

How popular is Coe?

Coe is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#1989 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Coleen, Colene, Colette (#531 from recent data), Colleen (#1825) and Collie are the prominent variation forms of Coe (not in Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Collet, are seldom used. These forms of Coe were popular in the 1960s (adoption of 0.2%) and have become much less widespread since, with versions like Colleen becoming less trendy. Colette is the most chic birth name in this list. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Coleen, Colene, Colette, Colleen, Collie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Coe and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Coe is alike in pronunciation to Cai, Cay, Caye, Ka-, Kai, Kay, Kaye and Kia. Other suggested similar names are Cee, Cloe, Cole, Con, Cor, Doe, Noe and Zoe. These names tend to be more commonly used than Coe.

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