Rolland 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 Rolland mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Rolland

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

Notable Persons Named Rolland

Notable Persons Named Rolland

Robert Keith

Robert Keith was an actor. He was most active from 1924 to 1924. Robert was given the name Rolland Keith Richey on February 10th, 1898 in Fowler, Indiana, U.S. He left this life on December 22nd, 1966.

Rolland Courbis

Rolland Courbis is a soccer player for the Stade Rennais F.C., Olympique de Marseille, AC Ajaccio, Olympiacos F.C., FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, AS Monaco FC, and Sporting Toulon Var. Rolland was born on August 12th, 1953 in Marseille.

Rolland Lawrence

Rolland was born on March 24th, 1951 in Franklin, Pennsylvania.

Rolland Golden

Rolland Golden is a in the fields of painting, drawing, and lithography. Rolland was given the name Rolland Harve Golden on November 8th, 1931 in New Orleans.

Rolland Beaumont

Rolland Beaumont is a cricketer.

Rolland Harty Spaulding

Rolland Harty Spaulding was a Governor of New Hampshire. He was most active from 1915 to 1917. Rolland was born on March 15th, 1873 in Townsend, Massachusetts. He left this life on March 14th, 1942.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Rolland

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rolland

Romain Rolland

Romain Rolland was a dramatist, essayist, art historian, novelist, and history of art. He was most prominent from 1902 to 1944. Romain was born on January 29th, 1866 in Clamecy, Nièvre. He breathed his last breath on December 30th, 1944.

Kayla Rolland

Kayla was born on May 12th, 1993. They left this life on February 29th, 2000.

Sonia Rolland

Sonia Rolland is a beauty queen. She holds the title Miss France 2000, Miss Burgundy 1999, Miss France2000, and MissBurgundy1999. Sonia was born on February 11th, 1981 in Kigali, Rwanda.

Pierre Rolland

Pierre was born on October 10th, 1986 in Gien, France.

Stéphane Rolland

Alain Rolland

Alain Rolland is a rugby player.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rolland U.S.
  White 69.45% 64.26%
  African American 22.65% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.04% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.54% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.63% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rolland

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Rolland

  • How Popular is the name Rolland? Rolland is the 2,619th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rolland was the 10,103rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rolland have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,742 babies born with the first name Rolland in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rolland to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rolland? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Rolland first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rolland is Friday, February 3rd, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Rolland born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rolland was in 1928 with a total of 264 babies.
  • Random Rolland Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rolland is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Michigan have the same name in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Rolland: The name spelled backwards is Dnallor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Larndlo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rolland? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,188 people with the last name Rolland.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rolland? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Rolland as their last name.
  • Rolland name meaning

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