First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Hollins

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Alt. Meaning

H is for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

O is for observant, nothing gets by you!

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

L is for lucky, who is more?

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

S is for success, in all you will do.

Notable Persons Named Hollins

Hollins Solomon is a Chief Judge of Mega-City One.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Hollins

Agyness Deyn is a notable person. Agyness was given the name Laura Michelle Hollins on February 16th, 1983 in Littleborough, Greater Manchester, England. Agyness is also known as Hollins and Laura.


Lionel Hollins is a basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers, Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Clippers, Detroit Pistons, and Houston Rockets. He was most prominent from 1975 to 1985. Lionel was born on October 19th, 1953 in Arkansas City, Kansas.


Ryan Hollins is a basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies, →Fort Worth Flyers, Charlotte Hornets, Dallas Mavericks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Clippers, Sacramento Kings, and Washington Wizards in the National Basketball Association. His most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to present. Ryan was born on October 10th, 1984 in Pasadena, California.


Chris Hollins is a journalist, presenter, sportsman, and athlete for the Aldershot Town F.C. Chris was given the name Christopher Jonathan Hollins on March 20th, 1971 in Bromley, London, England.


John Hollins is a soccer player for the Chelsea F.C., Queens Park Rangers F.C., Arsenal F.C., Cobh Ramblers F.C., and England national football team. John was born on July 16th, 1946 in Guildford.


Ellis Hollins is a character actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1999 to 1999. Ellis was born on November 14th, 1999 in Manchester.


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Popularity of Hollins as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hollins U.S.
  White 19.89% 64.26%
  African American 73.81% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.29% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.23% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.91% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.87% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hollins

People with the last name Hollins are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Hollins

  • How Popular is the name Hollins? As a last name Hollins was the 3,499th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Hollins first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Hollins is Saturday, December 30th, 1899.
  • How unique is the name Hollins? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Hollins. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Hollins: Your name in reverse order is Snilloh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lsinhol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hollins? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 10,213 people with the last name Hollins.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hollins? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Hollins as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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