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Name Colby

Meaning:coal townTools:

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About the name Colby in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#454     ... 452:Brycen, 453:Deacon, 454:Colby, 455:Alec, 456:Julio ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Coby, Kolby, Bobby, Bobby, Clay, Codey, Cody, Cole, Colin, Colm     Details
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About Colby, the group of names with the same origin as Colby

Meaning/translation:coal town
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin:from an Old English family name that derives from an Old Norse place name meaning coal town
Words:kol = the coal  Old Norse
 by = the village, the farm  Old Norse
Topics:Family name, Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:99:Colby USA 2001,  359:Kolby USA 2001
Somehow related to:Colton
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SeriesGraphRankings
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 1971990-1999 212,  1980-1989 291
USA yearlyGraph2015 454,  2014 428,  2013 401,  2012 341,  2011 314,  2010 280,  2009 284,  2008 272,  2007 283,  2006 272,  2005 220,  2004 185,  2003 180,  2002 125,  2001 992000 233,  1999 224,  1998 220,  1997 229,  1996 225,  1995 209,  1994 200,  1993 200