US Popularity:970
Other Origin(s):French, Greek
Meaning:Puppy, young hound; Whelp; Victory of the People
Fiercesome in its demure stature, Collin is a Scottish masculine name perfect for a bold and mischievous soul. On paper, Collin appears to be a most reserved title, yet its roots in the Scottish Gaelic caileán, reveal it as a "puppy," "young hound," or "whelp." Collin can also be a variant of the French Colin, which in turn comes from the Greek Nicholas and means "victory of the people." Far from timid, Collin captures a fast-growing strength open to guidance but born with sharp predatory instinct.

Famous People Named Collin

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Collin Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Collin is currently #938 on The Bump
Boy:Collin is currently #512 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Collin is currently #970 in U.S. births
Boy:Collin is currently #486 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 13
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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