This name can be viewed as a derivative of COLUMBA
or a Latinized form of COLUMBAN
, both derivations being approximately equivalent. This is the name of Saint
Columban in Latin sources.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Colin, Coleman (English), Koloman (German), Colm, Colum, Columban, Coleman, Colmán (Irish), Colombano, Colombo (Italian), Cailean, Calum, Colin, Callum (Scottish), Koloman (Slovak)
Entry added July 28, 2009