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Gender: M Origin of Colt: Word name Colt's Popularity in 2015: #337

Colt is the kind of unconventionally macho name that is so trendy right now, because of or in spite of its association with horses and guns. Colt has risen over 600 places in popularity over the last decade to Number 337.

Samuel Colt was the inventor and industrialist credited with popularizing the revolver.

Colt is a perfect jock name, associated both with Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy and an entire football team, the Indianapolis Colts.

Famous People Named Colt

Colt Anderson, American NFL football player
Colt McCoy, American NFL football player
Colt Daniel Hauser, son of actors Cole Hauser and Cynthia Daniel

Pop Culture References for the name Colt

The TV show Supernatural uses a story line featuring a historical fiction of Samuel Colt as well as a gun "The Colt"
Indianapolis Colts, NFL football team
Denny Colt, from the movie "The Spirit"
Colt, middle child from the "3 Ninjas" movies