Colleen
Origin/Usage
Irish
Pronunciation
kah-LEEN
Meaning
Little girl
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Colleen originates in Irish language and means "little girl". In the United States it wasn't used until the beginning of the 20th century.

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Coleen, Collene, Colline, Collyne

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