Rolan name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Rolan

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

L is for lucky, who is more?

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Notable Persons Named Rolan

Notable Persons Named Rolan

Ron Holden

Ron Holden was a rhythm, blues, pop music, rock, and roll singer, songwriter, and singing. He plays Vocals and entertainer. He was most active from 1960 to 1997. Ron was given the name Rolan Webster Holden on August 7th, 1939 in Seattle, Washington, US. He died on January 22nd, 1997.

Rolan Gusev

Rolan Gusev is a soccer player for the FC Dynamo Moscow, PFC CSKA Moscow, FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, FC Arsenal Kyiv, Russia national under-21 football team, and Russia national football team. Rolan was born on September 17th, 1977 in Ashgabat.

Rolan Bell

Rolan Bell is an actor. He was most active from 2006 to 2006. Rolan was born Rolan Bell on October 17th, 1983 in London.

Rolan de la Cruz

Rolan de la Cruz is a soccer player for the The Panthers F.C., Deportivo Cali, Deportivo Pasto, Independiente Santa Fe, Cortuluá, Club Deportivo Árabe Unido, Fortaleza C.E.I.F., and Equatorial Guinea national football team. Rolan was born on October 3rd, 1984 in Tumaco.

Rolan Khugayev

Rolan Khugayev is a soccer player for the FC Lada-Togliatti, FC Alania Vladikavkaz, FC Avtodor Vladikavkaz, FC Gubkin, and FC Olimpia Volgograd. Rolan was born on January 30th, 1985.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rolan

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rolan

Diego Rolán

Diego Rolán is a soccer player for the FC Girondins de Bordeaux, Defensor Sporting, Uruguay national under-20 football team, and Uruguay national football team. Diego was born on March 24th, 1993 in Montevideo, Uruguay.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rolan U.S.
  White 56.99% 64.26%
  African American 10.91% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 11.06% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 16.74% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rolan

People with the last name Rolan are most frequently White, African American, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Rolan

  • How Popular is the name Rolan? Rolan is the 11,303rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Rolan was the 34,707th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rolan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 942 babies born with the first name Rolan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rolan 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 Rolan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rolan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rolan is Sunday, January 10th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Rolan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rolan was in 2016 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Rolan Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rolan is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Rolan: The name spelled backwards is Nalor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lrano. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rolan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 651 people with the last name Rolan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rolan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rolan as their last name since less than 1 person in 455k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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