Given Name LINCOLN

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LING-kən   [details]

Meaning & History

From a surname which was originally from the name of a city in England, derived from Brythonic lindo "lake, pool" and Latin colonia "colony". This name is usually given in honour of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), president of the United States during the American Civil War.

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American presidential surnames, cities
  United States
2016
  Australia (NSW)
2016
  Canada (BC)
2015
  England and Wales
2016
  New Zealand
2016