Colin as a boy's name is pronounced KOH-lin, KAH-lin. It is of Irish, Scottish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Colin is "young creature".
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Colin CassadyWrestler
- Colin FarrellActor
- Colin FirthActor
- Colin FordActor
- Colin KaepernickCivil Rights Activist, Football Player
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