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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hollan

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Alt. Meaning

H is for handy, the helpful you.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

L is for life, that you live so well.

L is for look, the way you look at life.

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons With the Last Name Hollan

Dr. James Hollan is a scientist in the field of cognitive science.


Sandor was born on March 15th, 1846. He died on April 22nd, 1919.


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Popularity of Hollan as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hollan U.S.
  White 89.95% 64.26%
  African American 4.02% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.48% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.39% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hollan

People with the last name Hollan are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hollan

  • How Popular is the name Hollan? Hollan is the 35,349th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hollan was the 24,090th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hollan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 109 babies born with the first name Hollan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hollan to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hollan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Hollan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hollan is Saturday, June 12th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Hollan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hollan was in 1916 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Hollan: Your name in reverse order is Nalloh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hlnaol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hollan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,045 people with the last name Hollan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hollan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hollan as their last name since less than 1 person in 286k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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