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Pronunciation

kɑlɪn

Origin

English

Meaning

Here we have the US spelling of the Old English name Colin, originally a nickname for little children with the name Nicolas. It originally comes from the Gaelic name Cailean or Coileáin, meaning 'cub', or 'young pup', making it adorable and ideal if you're looking for a name with Gaelic origins.

Rank in the year 2015

Collin was ranked #503 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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