Colquhoun Family History
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Colquhoun Name Meaning
Scottish: habitational name from the barony of Colquhoun in Dumbartonshire. The name appears to derive from Gaelic còil, cùil ‘nook’, ‘corner’, or coill(e) ‘wood’ + cumhann ‘narrow’. The usual Scottish pronunciation is ka-hoon.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Colton, Colston, Colloton, Colliton, Cleghorn, Calhoun, Luton, Cohoon