What does Colyn mean?
(male) Colain, Corlyn, ..
(female) Cola, Colyni, .. 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?with its source form and related boy names. 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)
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 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.See names in meaning and etymology.