Hollie - girls name

Hollie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Hollie name meaning:

The name Hollie is derived from the English word "holly," which refers to the evergreen tree or shrub with red berries. The name has several possible meanings associated with it. One interpretation is that it symbolizes strength and resilience, as holly trees are known for their ability to withstand harsh winter conditions. In this sense, the name may suggest a girl who is strong-willed and determined.

Another meaning of the name Hollie is related to the Christmas season. Holly trees are often associated with this festive time of year, and their bright red berries are seen as a symbol of joy and celebration. As a result, the name Hollie can also represent a lively and joyful personality.

Overall, the name Hollie carries connotations of strength, resilience, and joy. It may be a fitting choice for parents who desire a name that embodies these qualities for their daughter.

Origin: English

The holly tree. Common name given Christmas girl babies.


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Overall UK ranking: 222 out of 5581

225 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (81)

Historical popularity of Hollie

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