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Roland Meaning


What does Roland mean?

The name Roland is of German, English and French origin.

The meaning of Roland is "famous land".

Roland is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ro-land.

The Given Name Roland

Roland is a form of Hrodland. See Hrodland for further details.

The name Roland, has a wonderfully chic quality.

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Roland remains a favorite due to its refined and appealing nature.

Roland Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 561 in baby name popularity for boys with 508 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 588 in baby name popularity for boys with 470 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Roland has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Roland Name Popularity Page.

Roland Related Names

Roland is a form of Hrodland.

Variants of the name Roland include Rolande, Rolland.

The names Lorand, Lorant, Orlando, Orlin, Orlondo, Roeland, Rolando, Rolant, Roldan, Roldao, Rowland are all forms of Roland.

Roland has the diminutive (nickname) Roly.

Famous Rolands

  • Roland ~ Military Leader

Roland Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Roland.

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Roland Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Roland in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Roland.

Just for fun, see the name Roland 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 Roland in Nautical Flags page.