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.Creative forms:
(male) Callt, Calt, ..
(female) Cola, Coly, .. Middle name pairings:
Colt Kevin (C.K.), ..
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 #337 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Colter (#1268 in 2015) and Colbert are the popular related forms of Colt (#337 in 2015) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Colt is widespread presently (adoption of 0.06%). Colt is the most chic boy name in this compilation.
Colt▲ is alike in pronunciation to Kolt. Other recommended 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.See names in meaning and etymology.