Collins Family History
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Collins Name Meaning
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coileáin and Mac Coileáin (see Cullen 1). English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Col(l)in, a pet form of Coll, itself a short form of Nicholas. Americanized form of French Colin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Colling, Collin, Collias, Pollins, Rollins, Follin, Hollings, Callens