Kolby

Kolby - A very unique male name



  Dec 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kolby appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #1854. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kolby and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kolby? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Kolby. The baby boy name Kolby was given to 232 baby boys in 2012, ranking #796 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,074 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kolby peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 2001 on position 358.



Famous with this name

Kolby Pistak
Kolby Kember
Klexius Kolby


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Rating: 5/5 (13 people)


Kolby is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kolby is currently topping the baby name charts in Missouri at position #339 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,936.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Kolby is where you live.


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Kolby origin and meaning

Kolby is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kolby, pop culture references for the name Kolby and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kolby

We've found the following names that sound similar to Kolby, sorted by popularity.

Kaleb / Kelby / Khalif / Kayleb / Kalob / Kalib / Kolbe / Khaleb / Kalub / Kalif /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012796
2011703
2010678
2009656
2008616
2007640
2006662
2005584
2004486
2003458
2002379
2001358
2000540
1999521
1998569
1997647
1996704
1995639
1994720
1993786
1992744
1991731
1990869
1989962
19881180
1987980
19861167
1985999
19841566
19831715
19821274
19801572
19782193
19751854

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Missouri339
Idaho340
Connecticut378
Iowa388
Arkansas412
Nebraska424
Utah429
Mississippi458
Oregon480
Alabama489
Tennessee506
Louisiana517
Wisconsin568
Oklahoma603
North Carolina613
Arizona710
Massachusetts713
Virginia802
Ohio838
Illinois844
Texas862
Indiana873
Washington994
Pennsylvania1108
California1196
Florida1518
New York1936

Even more about Kolby


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Kolby a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kolby?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Kolby
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 7,074
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +232

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