Columbus: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Columbus

Columbus

Pronunciation: koh-LUHM-buhs (key)

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My great-grandfather's name was Columbus. They called him Lum.

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Variant of the Latin word meaning "dove"

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Columbus Short - actor
Christopher Columbus - Italian explorer who discovered America

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