Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. KOLT  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the English word for a young male horse or from the surname of the same origin. It may be given in honour of the American industrialist Samuel Colt (1814-1862) or the firearms company that bears his name. It was brought to public attention in 1981 by the main character on the television series The Fall Guy [1].


People think this name is

modern   youthful   informal   common   natural   wholesome   strong   rough   simple   comedic  


Sources & References

  1. Evans, Cleveland Kent. The Great Big Book of Baby Names. Publications International, 2006, page 89.
Entry updated January 21, 2022