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Popularity
18k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Hollis

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Boys
Similar Names
< 1k Hollace (English)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1881 5 0 5
1882 8 0 8
1883 12 0 12
1884 10 0 10
1885 9 0 9
1886 9 0 9
1887 12 0 12
1888 12 0 12
1889 10 0 10
1890 10 0 10
1891 14 0 14
1892 14 0 14
1893 16 0 16
1894 12 0 12
1895 30 6 24
1896 11 0 11
1897 18 0 18
1898 20 0 20
1899 15 0 15
1900 35 0 35
1901 24 0 24
1902 35 8 27
1903 33 6 27
1904 35 7 28
1905 31 6 25
1906 30 0 30
1907 46 9 37
1908 71 15 56
1909 52 11 41
1910 54 8 46
1911 71 11 60
1912 125 11 114
1913 153 15 138
1914 171 12 159
1915 245 25 220
1916 225 18 207
1917 249 26 223
1918 286 23 263
1919 273 24 249
1920 294 21 273
1921 334 40 294
1922 298 24 274
1923 281 22 259
1924 309 18 291
1925 273 22 251
1926 289 14 275
1927 277 23 254
1928 268 12 256
1929 252 18 234
1930 290 22 268
1931 257 16 241
1932 236 13 223
1933 250 14 236
1934 234 13 221
1935 198 12 186
1936 187 12 175
1937 211 17 194
1938 188 14 174
1939 213 17 196
1940 215 18 197
1941 200 16 184
1942 194 16 178
1943 237 30 207
1944 223 59 164
1945 209 42 167
1946 258 62 196
1947 257 61 196
1948 249 96 153
1949 246 82 164
1950 215 71 144
1951 258 106 152
1952 270 124 146
1953 292 141 151
1954 319 123 196
1955 271 110 161
1956 245 103 142
1957 200 75 125
1958 231 74 157
1959 167 45 122
1960 181 53 128
1961 142 34 108
1962 141 43 98
1963 128 46 82
1964 130 34 96
1965 112 26 86
1966 117 31 86
1967 98 31 67
1968 104 18 86
1969 96 21 75
1970 107 29 78
1971 97 16 81
1972 91 22 69
1973 83 20 63
1974 94 21 73
1975 63 18 45
1976 80 16 64
1977 89 20 69
1978 86 20 66
1979 80 18 62
1980 87 24 63
1981 71 25 46
1982 72 22 50
1983 78 26 52
1984 81 35 46
1985 81 29 52
1986 56 24 32
1987 73 27 46
1988 72 30 42
1989 80 39 41
1990 89 45 44
1991 81 28 53
1992 87 36 51
1993 67 23 44
1994 58 23 35
1995 69 24 45
1996 62 22 40
1997 66 32 34
1998 70 29 41
1999 78 20 58
2000 49 18 31
2001 63 27 36
2002 68 27 41
2003 75 23 52
2004 60 26 34
2005 67 30 37
2006 96 38 58
2007 107 41 66
2008 122 49 73
2009 115 39 76
2010 136 49 87
2011 162 60 102
2012 174 64 110
2013 224 98 126
2014 237 112 125
2015 282 106 176

Fun Facts about the name Hollis

  • How many people with the first name Hollis have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18,027 babies born with the first name Hollis in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hollis to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hollis? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Hollis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hollis is Saturday, April 7th, 1866.
  • What year had the most people named Hollis born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hollis was in 1921 with a total of 294 babies.
  • Random Hollis Factoid: According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hollis ranks 93rd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 5 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 1915.
  • Weird things about the name Hollis: Your name in reverse order is Silloh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ohlisl. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Hollis as a first name

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Popularity of Hollis as a last name

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Common last names for Hollis

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Moore
  • Miller
  • Wilson
  • White
  • Jackson
  • Hall
  • Clark
  • Martin
  • Walker
  • Harris
  • Hill

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Hollis" mean? The list below shows the origins of Hollis as well as things modernly associated with the name Hollis such as celebrities named Hollis.

Origin and Meaning of Hollis

The name "Hollis" is of English origin, and it means "Near the Holly". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Hollis

Hollis Thomas
Hollis Thompson
Hollis Brown
Hollis Doyle
Hollis Jefferson
Hollis Silverman
Hollis And Knight
Hollis Chenery
Hollis Classic
Hollis Queens

Alternative Meanings

His for hug, give one today!

Ois for outgoing, so sociable are you

Lis for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

Lis for luster, your shine.

Iis for innovator, always improving

Sis for serene, your calm time.

Past life for Hollis born Sep 17, 1982

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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 USA South-West approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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