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Collie

What does Collie mean?

Collie Pronunciation of Collie [col-lie] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Collie) is an Old English name, and the meaning of the name Collie is "dark-haired". Collie is a version of Colley (Old English): philanthropist Collis Huntington.

Associated with: old english, dark.

Variations

1 different relation via Colley: Collis.

Creative forms:
(male) Colie, Cowlie, ..

(female) Colia, Collia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Collie Albert (C.A.), ..

How popular is Collie?

Collie is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#10217 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Collie reached its top rank of #1000 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Collie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Collie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Collis is the only other prominent alternative form of Collie. Adoption of these relations of Collie was at its apex during the years 1900-1909.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Collie, Collis in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Collie is pronounced similarly to Coley, Colla, Culley, Cully and Keelie. Other recommended names are Allie, Billie, Caile, Cale, Callice, Callis, Cayle, Celio, Cobie, Codie, Cokelie (see Coakley), Col, Colbee, Colbie, Coldin, Cole, Colier, Colin, Colis, Coll, Collby, Collden (see Colden), Colldin (see Colden), Colle, Collen, Collier, Collin, Collins, Collyer, Colrige (see Coleridge), Colvile, Colwin, Conlin, Connie, Cookie, Corbie, Corie, Corrie, Cowrie, Coyle, Cullin, Hallie, Hillie, Hollis, Ollie, Rolle, Rollie, Rollin, Sollie, Tullie, Wallie and Willie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Collie.

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