What does Colburn mean?
Colburn /col-burn/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Colburn is "cold brook; coal brook". Place name.
How popular is Colburn?
Colburn is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#3325 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Colburn for boys. Colburn has not been recorded in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)