Colin

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

1) English diminutive form of Col [1]

2) French diminutive form of Col [2]

3) Anglicized form of Cailean [1] [2]

Related Names

Colin
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Collin
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Colin
Genitive: Colins
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Colin
Genitive: Colinin
Partitive: Colinia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Colin
Genitive: Colins
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Colin
Genitive: Colins

Further Information

Namesakes

  • Colin Archer (22 July 1832 – 8 February 1921), Norwegian naval architect and shipbuilder

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[3]
0 1 1520 1818
Norway Norway[4]
0 n.a. 398 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 191 n.a.
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a. 261
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Colin(m) Sources: [3][5][4][6]

Sources: [3] [5] [4] [6]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi