With roots to Roman Britain, and the English city of Lincoln, this is a first name that started life as a surname. Starting its use in the United States as an homage to the iconic 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, it gained popularity in the 20th century. Now a classic choice for a boy, it combines confidence with gentleness.
Rank in the year 2015
Lincoln was ranked #99 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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