Colleen Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Colleen:
A name derived from the Irish colleen (a girl, a lass). The name seems to have originated in the U.S. Var: Collene, Kolleen, Kollene.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Colleen
Leeny; Co; Eenie; Coll; Leen; Coco; Colleeny; Beany; Bean; Beaner; Colly; Nonnie; Col; Cleen; Lena; Neen; Connie; Coke; Colly wolly; Collie dog; Collywobbles; Colliwog; Cauliflower; Cole
- Meanings and history of the name Colleen
The name Colleen means girl in Irish
- Famous real-life people named Colleen
Actress Colleen Dewhurst
Thorn Birds author Colleen McCullough
Colleen Moore, an actress from the silent film era
Colleen Ballinger, YouTuber, better know as her character MirandaSings
Colleen Fitzpatrick - also known as "Vitamin C," sang the popular song "Graduation (Friends Forever)"
Colleen, better known as ☆colliscool☆ from YouTube
- Colleen in song, story & screen
Colleen Gavin, character and daughter of firefighter Tommy Gavin in the series "Rescue Me."
In the movie "Marley & Me" the youngest girl is named Colleen.