What does Collie mean?
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.
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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.