Colby
Origin/Usage
English, Old Norse
Pronunciation
KOL-bee
Meaning
Town of darkness
Like the Name Colby?
BOYS
+ Colby
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Colby"

Colby originates in Old Norse and means "town of darkness". Initially, it was used as a surname, derived from a locational name, and as a surname it functions until today. Later on, it became quite popular as a masculine given name as well.

Popularity of the Name Colby
Also Spelled Like...

Kolby

Famous Colbies

Colby Armstrong - hockey player
Colby Lewis - baseball player
Colby Smith - football player

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Colby?
Discussion on the name Colby
Weekly Prize Big thumb babypackagefree

Violet Giannone, founder of Sleep Baby Sleep baby/toddler sleep consulting services in Farmington, CT, is able to help families resolve their sleep issue. The registered nurse, sleep consultant and mom of 2 girls helps families all over the world sleep better by offering sleep consultations to those who are struggling with getting their baby or toddler sleep well. She creates personalized sleep plans for baby based on family background and conversations with the parents. Her customized sleep consulting packages include emails, one-on-one chats, and more...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.