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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Erroll mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Erroll

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Alt. Meaning

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

L is for luster, your shine.

Notable Persons Named Erroll

Notable Persons Named Erroll

Erroll Garner

Erroll Garner was a jazz musician. He was most prominent from 1944 to present. Erroll was given the name Erroll Louis Garner on June 15th, 1921 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. He left this life on January 2nd, 1977.

Erroll B. Davis

Erroll was born on August 5th, 1944 in Pittsburgh.

Erroll Bennett

Erroll was born on May 7th, 1950.

Erroll Tucker

Erroll Tucker is a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1988 to 1992. Erroll was born on July 6th, 1964.

Erroll Collins

Erroll Collins was a writer, poet, and andpoet. Erroll was given the name Ellen Edith Hannah Redknap on April 15th, 1906 in Shadwell, London, England. Erroll is also known as Edith Hannah Redknap and Auntie Goody. She passed away on March 11th, 1991.

Erroll Fraser

Erroll was born on July 30th, 1950. He breathed his last breath on December 24th, 2002.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Erroll

Notable Persons With the Last Name Erroll

Josslyn Victor, 22nd Earl of Erroll

Josslyn was born on May 11th, 1901 in Mayfair. He left this life on January 24th, 1941.

The Countess of Erroll

The was born on January 5th, 1926. The is also known as Hay and Diana Denyse (birth name). She breathed her last breath on May 16th, 1978.

The Earl of Erroll

The Earl of Erroll was an office holder. The was born on February 21st, 1801. He died on April 19th, 1846.

William Hay, 17th Earl of Erroll

William was born on March 12th, 1772. He died on January 26th, 1819.

Mary Hay, 14th Countess of Erroll

She breathed her last breath on August 19th, 1758.

Victor Hay, 21st Earl Erroll

Victor was born on October 17th, 1876. He left this life on February 20th, 1928.


Fun Facts about the name Erroll

  • How Popular is the name Erroll? Erroll is the 12,296th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Erroll have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 823 babies born with the first name Erroll in the United States. That's more than enough people named Erroll to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Erroll? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Erroll first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Erroll is Tuesday, October 5th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Erroll born? The highest recorded use of the first name Erroll was in 1959 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Erroll Factoid: According to the 1951 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Erroll is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Louisiana have the same name in 1951.
  • Weird things about the name Erroll: The name spelled backwards is Llorre. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lreolr. How do you pronounce that?
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