What does Holly mean?
The meaning of Holly is "holly tree".
Holly is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ho-lly.
The Given Name Holly
Holly is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.
A wonderfully classic name.
A name that will flow off your tongue.
Holly falls into the name categories flower, tree.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Holly Golightly, and Holly Hunter.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 494 in baby name popularity for girls with 630 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
Want to see how Holly sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Holly Name Popularity Page.
Holly Related Names
Variants of the name Holly include Hollie.
- Holly ~ 2 hurricanes
- Holly Golightly ~ Breakfast at Tiffany's character
- Holly Hunter ~ Actress
- Holly Marie Combs ~ Actress
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Holly Name Fun
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Just for fun, see the name Holly in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Holly in Nautical Flags page.