Holly Name Meaning and Origin

Holly is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name Holly means “Holly Tree”.


Holly Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English”



Holly is a girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “HAHL + ee”


Holly Name Meaning:

Holly originates in Old English language and is taken from the name of evergreen trees and shrubs, with red berries. It is typically used as a Christmas decoration and so might be given as a name to girls born around that time. It functions as a surname as well. As a feminine given name it has always been popular in the United States.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Hollie, Hollye


Famous people with this name:

Holly Hunter – actress

Holly Marie Combs – television actress

Holly Dunn – country singer

Holly Palance – actress

Holly Cole – jazz artist

Holly Johnson – musician

Holly Madison – model

Holly Matter – published author

Holly Peete – actress

Holly Robinson – actress

Holly Thomas – published author

Holly Valance – actress




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