Cole Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Cole:
Transferred use of the surname derived from the Old English col (coal). It originated as a nickname for someone who was coal-black, swarthy, or darkly-complexioned.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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colee, cabbage, coil, colio, Coleebean, Colster, colekacola
- Meanings and history of the name Cole
Cole is a boy’s name of English and Greek origin meaning; swarthy, coal black, charcoal. The name’s biblical meaning is “Victory”. It also has a meaning of a dark haired person.
- Famous real-life people named Cole
Cole Sprouse, Actor
Cole Hauser, Actor
Cole LaBrant, Author and YouTuber
- Cole in song, story & screen
The son in the movie "Mr.Holland's Opus" was named Cole.
Cole Mackenzie is Anne and Diana’s friend in “Anne with an E”
The boy in "The Sixth Sense" was also named Cole.
There is a character in One Life to Live name Cole
Cole Howard was a long-running character on The Young and the Restless
Cole Turner was the name of a demon that fell in love with Phoebe Halliwell in the series Charmed. (Named after his father Coleridge).
Cole is the name of a spirit of compassion that can be recruited in Dragon Age Inquisition.
Cole Baxter, son of Ashley Baxter Blake in the Baxter Family series by Karen Kinsbury