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Colyn

What does Colyn mean?

Colyn Pronunciation of Colyn as a name for boys has the meaning "young creature". Colyn is a version of Colin (Irish, Scottish, Gaelic).

ASSOCIATED WITH Col-

Variations

VARIANTS Colan, Cailean

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA COLIN Col, Cole, Colle

CREATIVE FORMS
(male) Colain, ..

(female) Cola, ..


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Colyn Quinton (C.Q.), ..

How popular is Colyn?

Colyn is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#124109 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Cole (#115 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) and Colin (#172) are the prominent variation forms of Colyn (NOT RANKED). Adoption of these forms of Colyn reached its most widespread a decade ago (ADOPTION OF 0.55%) and is somewhat lower today (ADOPTION 0.31%, 43%). (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cole, Colin in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cole, Colin outside U.S.

Similar Names

Colyn is alike in pronunciation to Caelan, Caelen, Cailin, Calan, Callan, Caolain, Caolan, Colhoun, Collen, Collin, Colwin, Colwyn, Colwynn, Cullan, Cullen, Cullin, Kalan, Kalen, Kalin, Kelan, Kelwyn, Kylan and Kylen. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Allyn, Alyn, Arlyn, Boyn, Cadyn, Coby, Cody, Colas, Colby, Colden, Coldin, Colet, Coley, Colis, Coll, Colla, Colm, Colman, Colson, Colt, Colten, Colton, Colum, Con, Conan, Conlan, Conlen, Conlin, Conlon, Conn, Connlyn, Corbyn, Coren, Corin, Corwyn, Coty, Cowan, Coy, Coyan, Coye, Coyne, Crayn, Emlyn, Flyn, Galyn, Glyn, Loryn, Nolyn, Olyn, Robyn, Roslyn and Tobyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Colyn.

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