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Gender: Male Origin of Colt: Word name Colt's Popularity in 2017: #269

The name Colt is a boy's name . Colt is ranked #269 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Attitude Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

From the experts:

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.

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.

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Famous People Named Colt

Colt Anderson, American NFL football player
Daniel "Colt" McCoy, American NFL football player
Colton James "Colt" Brennan, American NFL football player
Colt Daniel Hauser (b. 2010), son of actors Cole Hauser and Cynthia Daniel
Colt Daniel Rich (b. 2011), son of American country singer-songwriter John Rich
Colt Michael McCann (b. 2012), son of baseball player Brian McCann

Pop Culture References for the name Colt

The Colt, gun on TV's "Supernatural"
Indianapolis Colts, NFL football team
Denny Colt, from the movie "The Spirit"
Colt, character from "Attack on Titan"
Colt, middle child from the "3 Ninjas" movies
colt--a young male horse
colt--a type of revolver
Colt Bennett (The Ranch, tv show)