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Name Root:
(CŎLUMBA) Coluim / cuilén
This name means “whelp, cub, young pup, young dog” in Gaelic. Some names in this family are used in Scotland as a form of the name “Columba,” while the name “Colin” is used as a diminutive of Nicolas. In the United Kingdom and Ireland, the name tends to be spelled with one “L,” Colin, whereas, in the United States, it is sometimes spelled with two, Collin. It was never a common name in England and Wales, probably peaking around the 1960s, and has not been in the top 100 boys’ names for decades. Saint Columba (Irish: Colm Cille, ‘church dove’) was an Irish abbot and missionary credited with spreading Christianity in present-day Scotland. He founded the famous abbey on Iona, which became a dominant religious and political institution in the region for centuries. He was highly regarded by both the Gaels of Dál Riata and the Picts and is remembered today as a Christian saint and one of Ireland’s twelve apostles.



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United States Ranking #293

Namedoctor Weekly Ranking #4322


New Age Curiosities

Numerological Values: #8

A person with name-number 8 is ambitious, confident, practical and has a great ability to execute plans. They are achievers and seek to reach the top of their field through hard work.

Chakra Number: #8
Chakra "Etheric Body"

At the base of the skull or Cerebellum and is also found to be linked to the causal chakra just above the crown chakra to the left in the etheric body. This center enables the individual to achieve advanced out-of-body projection, etheric projection, spiritual perception, and spiritual wisdom. I use the word spiritual here because these abilities and ideas are larger than the self and the earth and is were the ability of remote viewing resides.

Color meaning: Black

Black is the color of the hidden, the secretive and the unknown, creating an air of mystery. It keeps things bottled up inside, hidden from the world. In color psychology the meaning of the color black is protection from external emotional stress. It creates a barrier between itself and the outside world, providing comfort while protecting its emotions and feelings, and hiding its vulnerabilities, insecurities and lack of self-confidence. In times of fear and uncertainty black contains the energy of the threatening unknown. In a positive state, black is seen as a restful emptiness into which anything may emerge and disappear once again. It is also mysterious, providing a sense of potential and possibility.

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Notable People and Personalities

Colin Baker (born 1943) British Actor
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Colin Bell (born 1946), Former English Football Player
Colin Bland, South African Cricketer
Colin Blunstone (born 1945) English Pop Singer-songwriter
Colin Braun, American Race Car Driver
Colin Burgess, Australian Musician
Colin C. Berry, Canadian Actor
Colin Calderwood, Scottish Footballer, Coach And Manager
Colin Campbell Mitchell, British Army Lieutenant-colonel And Politician
Colin Clark (1905–1989), British- Australian Economist And Statistician
Colin Clark (1932–2002), British Writer And Filmmaker
Colin Clark (born 1984), American Soccer Player
Colin Coates, Australian Ice Speed Skater
Colin Cowdrey, English Cricketer
Colin Cowherd, American Sports Radio Personality
Colin Croft, West Indian Cricketer
Colin Cunningham (born 1954) Retired British Freestyle And Backstroke Swimmer
Colin Cunningham (born 1966) American Television And Film Actor
Colin Delaney, American Professional Wrestler
Colin Edwards(born 1974) American Professional Motorcycle Racer
Colin Emerle, American Musician
Colin Farrell (born 1976) Irish Actor
Colin Ferguson (born 1972) Canadian Film, And Television, Actor, Director, And Producer
Colin Firth (born 1960), British Actor
Colin Fox (born 1938), Canadian Actor
Colin Fox (born 1959), Scottish Politician
Colin Greenwood (born 1969), English Musician, Composer And Bassist (radiohead)
Colin Griffiths (born 1983) English Comedian, Dj, Vj And Writer
Colin Hanks (born 1977) American Actor
Colin Hay, Scottish-australian Lead Singer (men At Work)
Colin Hendry (born 1965), Scottish Footballer
Colin Kaepernick, American Nfl Footballer Player
Colin Kelly(1915–1941) World War Ii B-17 Flying Fortress Pilot
Colin Maclaurin, Scottish Mathematician
Colin Mcallister, Scottish Interior Designer And Television Presenter
Colin Mccomb, American Game Designer
Colin Mcginn, British Philosopher
Colin Mcrae (1968–2007), Scottish Rally Driver
Colin Meads, New Zealand Rugby Union Player
Colin Meloy (born 1974) Lead Singer And Songwriter (the Decemberists)
Colin Mochrie, Scottish Canadian Actor And Comedian
Colin Montgomerie, Scottish Golfer
Colin Morgan (born 1986) Northern Irish Actor
Colin Moulding (born 1955) Bassist, Songwriter And Vocalist(xtc)
Colin Murray, British Radio Dj And Television Presenter
Colin Newlin, American Actor And Model
Colin Pillinger, British Planetary Scientist
Colin Powell (born 1937) American Statesman And A Retired Four-star General (united States Army)
Colin Quinn (born 1959) American Stand-up Comedian And Writer
Colin Reitz, British Long-distance Runner
Colin Richardson, British Record Producer, Mixer And Recording Engineer
Colin Slade, New Zealand Rugby Union Player
Colin Touchin, British Musician And Conductor
Colin Turnbull (1924–1994) British-american Anthropologist
Colin Ward (1924–2010) British Anarchist Writer
Colin Welland, British Actor And Screenwriter
Colin Wilson (born 1931) English Writer
Colin Winter (1928–1981), Anglican Bishop Of Damaraland