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Holly meaning

Name :

Holly

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Gender :
Feminine
Meaning of Holly :

Origin of name Holly :
English
Holly Numerology :
Personality No. 3. People with the name Holly are jovial & love to talk. They also love children & pets. They are creative & try to do too many things. They must express themselves. They are very social & great uplifters. Person with name Holly having 3 as Personality number are ambitious & philosophical. They are versatile & have an optimistic attitude. They are zealous & conscientious. More Numerology
Variant Baby Names of Holly:

: Hollee, Holleigh, Holley, Holli, Hollie, Hollyann And Hollye., Hollee, Holleigh, Holley, Holli, Hollie, Hollyann And Hollye.,  Hollee,  Holleigh,  Holley

Rhyming Names of Holly: 
Holly with popular English Surnames:

Holly Abad,   Holly Hanssen,   Holly Richards,   Holly Stead,   Holly Martineau

Popularity Rank :

Holly was ranked top 981 in American in year 1936 and most recently ranked 490 in American in year 2015 More about rank of Holly

Names Similar to Holly :

The feminine name Holly is taken from the English word that is for the holly tree, which is derived from the Old English holen. The name is also an Irish surname that is derived from the Old English word hol leah that is locational and means “dwelling by the clearing by the hollow” or descriptive and taken from the word hol-eage that means “hollow-eyed”.

More About English Name : Holly

  • The girl's name Holly is of Old English origin, and its meaning is "the holly tree". The holly is a type of plant with red berries and a serrated leaf edge. Because of its meaning, the name tends to be popular in English-speaking countries that celebrate Christmas, and can be a common name to give to daughters born on or around Christmas.

  • Taken from the name of the holly tree, an evergreen whose stiff, glossy, sharp-pointed leaves and clusters of red berries are used in Christmas decorations. The name is derived from the Old English holegn (to prick).

  • Name is taken from the name of the holly tree, an evergreen whose stiff, glossy, sharp-pointed leaves and clusters of red berries are used in Christmas decorations. The name is derived from the Old English holegn (to prick).

Famous Name Holly

  • Holly Near

    an American singer-songwriter, teacher and social change activist.Holly Near's professional career began in 1969 with a part on the television show, The Mod Squad, which was followed by appearances in other shows, such as All in the Family and The Partrid

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  • Lauren Holly

    Lauren Holly was born in Bristol, Pennsylvania. Her father is an English Literature professor at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, her mother Michael Ann Holly an eminent art historian who was a professor at the University of Rochester. Lauren was raised

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Holly also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Anglo, Australian, British, Chinese

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  • What does the name Holly mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning The Holly Tree
    Holly Grove in English. Holly also named in American, Anglo, Australian, British, Chinese for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Holly. What does the name Holly mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Holly. History of name and famous personality with Holly will help to update our database and other website users.

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