First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Arold

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Arold?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Arold mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Arold

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Arold to us below

Alt. Meaning

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

R is for rational, the way you think.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for life, that you live so well.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

Where is the name Arold popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Arold as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Arold as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in Michigan, Maryland, or Massachusetts.

Common first names for Arold

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Arold U.S.
  White 89.62% 64.26%
  African American 3.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Arold

People with the last name Arold are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Arold

  • How Popular is the name Arold? Arold is the 84,272nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Arold was the 98,982nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Arold have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Arold in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Arold? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Arold first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arold is Monday, March 3rd, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Arold born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arold was in 1920 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Arold: Your name in reverse order is Dlora. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oldra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Arold? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 183 people with the last name Arold.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Arold? Arold is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Arolds Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Arold born Oct 13, 1950

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 725. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Name poster for Arold

Name poster for Arold(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).