What does Columbus mean?
Associated with: famous.
(male) Calumbus, Conlumbus, ..
(female) Columbar, Columron, .. Middle name pairings:
Columbus Chancellor (C.C.), ..
How popular is Columbus?
Columbus is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1026 out of 1220, Top 84%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#14444 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Columbus for boys. Columbus was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak rank of #228 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Cadmus, Caduceus, Calum, Calumet, Catullus, Celsius, Celsus, Claudius, Claus, Clemens, Cletus▼, Cleytus, Clitus, Colas, Colbee, Colbey, Colbie, Colburn, Colby▼, Coleman, Colhoun, Colis, Collburn (see Colburn), Collby, Collins, Collis, Collumbano, Colm, Colman, Colombain, Colquhoun, Colum, Columbano (see Colum), Columbanus, Comus, Cornelus, Dollfus, Dollphus (see Dolph), Dolphus, Kobus, Olympus, Romulus and Seumus. These names tend to be less commonly used than Columbus.