What does Colm mean?
Colm [colm] as a name for boys. The meaning of the name Colm is "dove". Colm is a version, with the prefix Co-, of Calum (Scottish, Gaelic, Latin): form of Columba. Colm is also a form of Colum (Irish, Gaelic).
Colm has 1 relation via Calum, Colum: Callum▲.Creative forms:
(male) Coli, Keelm, ..
(female) Coli, Colmbi, .. Middle name pairings:
Colm Ander (C.A.), ..
How popular is Colm?
Colm is a rare given name for males. Colm is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Colm for boys. Colm reached its apex position of #54 in Ireland in the year 1999, but is not in the Top 100 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Callum (#683 from recent data) and Calum (#1920) are the popular related forms of Colm appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Colm was more pronounced among parents in 2015 (usage of 0.02%). Callum is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this compilation.
Colm is alike in pronunciation to Cam, Kam and Kim▼. Other recommended names are Cal, Cale, Clem▼, Cob, Cobb, Cobe, Cobi, Coby▼, Cody▼, Coe, Col, Colan, Colas, Colby▼, Cole, Colet, Coley, Colin, Colis, Coll, Colla, Colle, Colman, Colt▲, Colyn, Como, Con, Conn, Cook, Coop, Cope, Cor, Cord, Cork, Cort, Cory▼, Cosme, Cosmo, Coty▼, Cox, Coxe, Coy▼, Coye, Coyle and Cram. These names tend to be more commonly used than Colm.See names in meaning and etymology.