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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dolan

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Wiktionary
  1. A surname​ that originated in Ireland.

Notable Persons Named Dolan

Dolan was born on March 1st, 1935.

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Dolan Nichols was a baseball player. Dolan was born on February 28th, 1930 in Tishomingo, Mississippi. He breathed his last breath on November 20th, 1989.

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Dolan was born on March 17th, 1955.

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Dolan was born on January 30th, 1968.

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Dolan was born in 1977.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Dolan

Xavier Dolan is a film director, actor, voice actor, screenwriter, film producer, and film editor. Xavier was born as the child of Manuel Tadros on March 20th, 1989 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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James L. Dolan is a ceo, cablevision, executive chairman, the madison square garden company, msg networks, chief executive officer, chairman, and msg (tv channel). James was born on May 11th, 1955.

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Timothy Michael Dolan is a cardinal. Timothy was born on February 6th, 1950.

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Charles Dolan is a chairman and cablevision. Charles was born on October 16th, 1926 in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. Charles is also known as Chuck.

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Lawrence Dolan is a mlb team owner, lawyer, major league baseball, attorney(retired), and mlbteam owner. Lawrence was born on February 8th, 1931 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.

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Monica Dolan is an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1993 to present. Monica was given the name Monica Margaret Dolan on March 15th, 1969 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England, UK.

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How popular is the baby name Dolan in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 8 0 8
1915 5 0 5
1916 7 0 7
1917 8 0 8
1918 12 0 12
1919 9 0 9
1920 13 0 13
1921 16 0 16
1922 11 0 11
1923 9 0 9
1924 16 0 16
1925 6 0 6
1926 7 0 7
1927 16 0 16
1928 10 0 10
1929 14 0 14
1930 17 0 17
1931 11 0 11
1932 15 0 15
1933 13 0 13
1934 21 0 21
1935 17 0 17
1936 15 0 15
1937 18 0 18
1938 16 0 16
1939 12 0 12
1940 11 0 11
1941 15 0 15
1942 9 0 9
1943 12 0 12
1944 8 0 8
1945 9 0 9
1946 18 0 18
1947 18 0 18
1948 17 0 17
1949 18 0 18
1950 9 0 9
1951 7 0 7
1952 14 0 14
1953 16 0 16
1954 16 0 16
1955 16 0 16
1956 17 0 17
1957 8 0 8
1958 11 0 11
1959 12 0 12
1960 17 0 17
1961 8 0 8
1962 17 0 17
1963 19 0 19
1964 8 0 8
1965 11 0 11
1966 5 0 5
1967 12 0 12
1968 6 0 6
1969 11 0 11
1970 26 0 26
1971 16 0 16
1972 13 0 13
1973 10 0 10
1974 13 0 13
1975 14 0 14
1976 5 0 5
1977 9 0 9
1978 19 0 19
1979 12 0 12
1980 11 0 11
1981 12 0 12
1982 9 0 9
1983 11 0 11
1984 11 0 11
1985 6 0 6
1986 6 0 6
1987 10 0 10
1988 15 0 15
1989 15 0 15
1990 10 0 10
1991 27 0 27
1992 18 0 18
1993 31 0 31
1994 33 0 33
1995 27 0 27
1996 36 0 36
1997 27 0 27
1998 29 0 29
1999 30 0 30
2000 23 0 23
2001 29 0 29
2002 20 0 20
2003 28 0 28
2004 27 0 27
2005 32 0 32
2006 29 0 29
2007 35 0 35
2008 25 0 25
2009 22 0 22
2010 25 0 25
2011 20 0 20
2012 26 0 26
2013 22 0 22
2014 11 0 11
2015 13 0 13
2016 27 0 27
2017 11 0 11

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Popularity of Dolan as a first name

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Popularity of Dolan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dolan U.S.
  White 94.95% 64.26%
  African American 0.35% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.26% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.45% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dolan

People with the last name Dolan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dolan

  • How Popular is the name Dolan? Dolan is the 7,723rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Dolan was the 1,283rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dolan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,633 babies born with the first name Dolan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dolan to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dolan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Dolan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dolan is Monday, December 1st, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Dolan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dolan was in 1996 with a total of 36 babies.
  • Random Dolan Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dolan is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Dolan: Your name in reverse order is Nalod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dnalo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dolan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 27,329 people with the last name Dolan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dolan? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 9 of them will have Dolan as their last name.

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  • 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).
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