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Colleen Meaning


What does Colleen mean?

The name Colleen is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Colleen is "girl".

Colleen is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Co-lleen.

The Given Name Colleen

Colleen is derived from the Anglo-Irish vocabulary word meaning "girl" or "wench". The word itself is an anglicized from of the Irish Gaelic Cailin.

It is rarely used in Ireland as a given name, but is a common name in America.

Colleen Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,946 in baby name popularity for girls with 102 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,818 in baby name popularity for girls with 114 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Colleen has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Colleen Name Popularity Page.

Colleen Related Names

Colleen is a form of Cailin.

Variants of the name Colleen include Coleen, Colene, Coline, Collyn, Kolleen.

Famous Colleens

    Colleen Numerology

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    Colleen Name Fun

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