What does Colt mean?
Colt /colt/ as a boys' name is pronounced kolt. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Colt is "young horse; frisky".
Occupational name. Variants are English surnames used as given names. The Colt revolving-breech pistol, or revolver, is the invention of 19th-century inventor Samuel Colt.
Related boy name: Colbert.Kreatif forms: Cocolt, Coltco, Coltry. [more]
How popular is Colt?
Colt is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#18389 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Colt for boys. Colt was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #327 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is at #339 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Colter is the only other popular related form of Colt (#339 in 2014) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these relations of Colt was widespread in the year 2011 (adoption of 0.337%) and has remained as widespread to this day (adoption 0.331%, 1.8% less). Colt is the most chic boy name in this compilation, and there is a rekindling in birth name usage for this name.
Thinking of names?
Colt▲ is alike in pronunciation to Kolt. Other recommended similar baby names are Cal▼, Cale▼, Chet▼, Cnut, Cob, Cobb, Cobe, Cobi, Coby▼, Cody▲, Coe, Col, Colan, Colas, Colby▲, Cole▲, Colet, Coley, Colin▲, Colis, Coll, Colla, Colle, Colm, Colten▲, Colton▲, Colum, Colyn, Como, Con, Conn, Cook, Coop, Cope, Cor, Cord, Cork, Cort, Corty, Cory▼, Costa, Coty▼, Court, Cox, Coxe, Coy▼, Coye, Coyle, Croft, Curt▼, Galt, Holt, Milt and Walt. These names tend to be more frequently used than Colt.