Holly
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
HAHL-ee
Meaning
Holly tree
Like the Name Holly?
BOYS
GIRLS
+ Holly
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Holly"

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. As a feminine given name it has always been popular in the United States. It functions as a surname as well.

Popularity of the Name Holly
Also Spelled Like...

Hollie, Hollye

Famous Hollies

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

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Holly?
Discussion on the name Holly
Weekly Prize Big thumb img 0011 1 300x300

Squatchi is an at-home kids shoe sizer and foot growth-chart keepsake. Use it right at home so you don’t have to drag your kids to store where they’ll make a fuss because they’re bored. You can do all the shopping for them and feel confident that you know their correct shoe size. Squatchi has a rounded heel cup to ensure accurate sizing for ages 0-12 (sizes 2T-5Y).Features & Benefits:Accurately measures kids feeteasy to useUnbreakableKeepsake--mark each time you measure your kids with initials and date and...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.