Roland Name Meaning and Origin

Roland is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘German’ origin. The baby name Roland means “Famous Land”.

 

Roland Origin:

Origin of the name is: “German”

 

Gender:

Roland is a Boy name.

 

Pronunciation:

The pronunciation of the name is: “RO + land”

 

Roland Name Meaning:

Roland is a Medieval English name, derived from the Norman given name ‘Rolant’, itself derived from the Germanic words ‘hrod’, which means ‘famous or renowned’, and ‘land’, which means ‘land or territory’

 

Religion:

It is a Christian baby name.

 

Syllable:

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Variations or similar name:

Rawson, Rolly, Rollin, Rollo, Roldan, Rowlando, Rowe, Rowlandson, Rollie, Rolli, Rolin, Rowlands, Rulan, Roley, Rolo, Rolla,

 

Famous people with this name:

Roland Gerard Barthes, French literary theorist;

Roland Jaime Orzabal (de la Quintana), British singer of band Tears for Fears;

Roland Emmerich, German film director;

Roland “Champ” Bailey, American football player;

Roland Sato Lee Page aka Yung Ro, American rapper;

Roland Dore, French sculptor;

Roland Leighton, English poet

 

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