41 Lincoln Nicknames

Oluniyi Akande
Sep 25, 2023 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on Jan 05, 2023
Edited by Naomi Carr
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The surname originated from the city of Lincoln, in England, and translates to mean 'colony by the pool or lake'.

The word is made up of the combination of the Brythonic word 'lynn' and the Latin word 'colonia'. Lincoln is a fairly common surname and is sometimes used as a first name.

Abraham Lincoln was the second child of Thomas Lincoln and Nancy Hanks Lincoln. There are many such great personalities named Lincoln. The name Lincoln is derived from the British name Lindo. The famous Lincoln Green was popular for manufacturing clothes in the Medieval era.

Nicknames are the naturally informal names of people or animals. Picking a good nickname can be tough as there are many contrasting things to consider.

Nicknaming is not only important to make a good relationship, but can also allow you to give someone a name that is more personalized and exciting. Some people may have caught inspiration from their favorite athletes or fictional characters.

Keep reading to check out our best selection of cool, funny, and unique Lincoln nicknames!

Trendy and Unique Lincoln Nicknames

Here we have listed some trendy nicknames for Lincoln, so you can look and pick your favorite! Check out these trendy nicknames for someone called Lincoln.

AB Lin 16 - inspired by Abraham Lincoln, as he was the 16th president of the United States.

Abby Jr. ‒ another alternative nickname inspired by the famous Abraham Lincoln.

Linc the Sink‒ from the character Lincoln Burrows from the American television series, 'Prison Break'.

Linny Loud ‒ a nickname derived from the main protagonist character in the show, 'The Loud House', great for a person named Lincoln with many sisters or a large family.

Six Echo ‒ Lincoln Six Echo is a fictional clone and the main character featured in the 2005 science fiction and action film, 'The Island'.

Sparkplug ‒ an alias for the Inhuman agent from the Marvel series, 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.', named Lincoln Campbell.

Link The Legend ‒ inspired by the hero in the series of video games, 'Nintendo: The Legend of Zelda', perfect for a Lincoln who is a fan of video games.

Great Nicknames For Lincoln


The surname of Lincoln is well-known because of the American president Abraham Lincoln.

This list of ideas is perfect if you want to find the best nickname for a person named Lincoln. Choose one of the best Lincoln nicknames from the following creative nicknames:    

Abe Lin ‒ inspired by the 16th president of the United States of America, Abraham Lincoln. The name is suitable for someone who is named Lincoln and has an interest in politics.

LiconRow‒ is derived from a fictional character named Lincoln Burrows in ’Prison Break', an American television series.

Lin Campy ‒ refers to a Superhero character in 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D', a Marvel television series.

Linc Loud ‒ from the protagonist character in 'The Loud House', a Nickelodeon animated series.

Rose Bell – a cute nickname and the name of the daughter of American actors Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard, who is named Lincoln Rose Bell Shepard.

Renowned Lincoln Nicknames

There are some renowned nickname ideas for Lincoln that can be used. The nicknames have to be easy to remember and effortless to pronounce. If the nickname ideas in the above lists do not meet your expectations, then you can choose a Lincoln nickname from the following list:   

Brewster ‒ Lincoln Brewster is a well-known American contemporary Christian musician, making a unique nickname.

Con Six Echo ‒ taken from a fictional character named Lincoln Six Echo, played by Ewan McGregor in the science fiction action film, 'The Island'.

Daven Chafee ‒ derived from an American politician, Lincoln Davenport Chafee, the 74th Governor of Rhode Island.

Díaz-Bala ‒ derived from the real name of an American politician, Lincoln Rafael Diaz-Balart.

Lin Alex Willy - derived from the popular Australian male volleyball player Lincoln Alexander William, who currently plays in the Russian Volleyball Super League.

Lin Wall ‒ derived from the real name of Lincoln Wallen, a famous computer scientist for DreamWorks Animation.

Lincoln Almond ‒ derived from the popular American chief attorney, Lincoln Almond.

Lincoln Withers ‒ referring to the famous Australian former professional rugby footballer.

Peirce ‒ Lincoln Peirce is a popular American cartoonist whose artworks have frequently been featured on Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon.

Rocha Silva ‒ is derived from the name of a Brazilian footballer, Lincoln Fernando Rocha da Silva.

Funny Lincoln Nicknames

There are some funny names for Lincoln. The funniest names have to be easy to remember and effortless to pronounce. Have a look at some funny names for Lincoln if our other nicknames didn't take your fancy.

Con Man – a funny nickname for a Lincoln who is sneaky.

Connie ‒ derived from the second syllable in the name Lincoln.

Liddy – a funny nickname for a teenager named Lincoln.

Kyn ‒ another fun nickname derived from the 'coln' sound in Lincoln.

Lanky ‒ is a funny nickname for a skinny person named Lincoln.

Lin Log ‒ inspired by the popular toy with the name Lincoln Log.

Linkoln ‒ is a fun nickname with a different spelling of Lincoln.

Lyn ‒ a short and simple form of the name Lincoln.

The Liberator - inspired by Abraham Lincoln and a great nickname for someone named Lincoln who helps others.

Callie ‒ a feminine nickname for someone named Lincoln.

Creative And Cool Lincoln Nicknames

Consider these creative and cool Lincoln nicknames if you are looking for a nickname with more class and style.

Lili ‒ this is a sweet nickname for a girl named Lincoln.

Linc ‒ this is a simple but cool nickname for someone named Lincoln.

Link ‒ a popular Lincoln nickname worldwide for people who love the video game, 'The Legend of Zelda'.

Linkcon ‒ is a cool nickname that could be used as an online username for a gamer named Lincoln.

Linkin ‒ another cool Lincoln nickname, especially for fans of Linkin Park.

Linky ‒ a fun and playful nickname for a person named Lincoln.

Linny ‒ a cute and creative nickname suitable for a female named Lincoln.

Linx ‒ is a cool nickname for a Lincoln who loves big cats.

The Great Emancipator ‒ derived from the nickname of the former American president, Abraham Lincoln.

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