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

Origin and Meaning of Rollin

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Philippines, the name Rollin is of Slavic origin and means "Famous Wolf".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Rollin

Notable Persons Named Rollin

Rollin White

Rollin White was an inventor and gunsmith. Rollin was born Rollin White on June 6th, 1817 in Williamstown, Vermont, United States. He left this life on March 22nd, 1892.

Rollin W. King

Rollin was born on April 10th, 1931. He passed away on June 26th, 2014.

Rollin Dart

Rollin was born in 1925.

Rollin Kirby

Rollin Kirby is an artist.

Rollin Hamilton

Rollin Hamilton was an animator. He was most prominent from 1924 to 1940. Rollin was born on October 28th, 1898 in South Dakota. He passed away on June 3rd, 1951.

Rollin Jarrett

Rollin Jarrett is an actor and screenwriter. He was most active from 1984 to 1997. Rollin was given the name Rollin William Jewett on April 15th, 1960 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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  • Rollin S. Woodruff
    Governor of Connecticut
  • Rollin D. Salisbury
  • Rollin M. Daggett
  • Rollin Brewster Sanford
  • Rollin Carolas Mallary

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rollin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rollin

Jean Rollin

Jean Rollin was a director, actor, and writer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1957 to 2010. Jean was given the name Jean Michel Rollin Roth Le Gentil on November 3rd, 1938 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, France. He passed away on December 15th, 2010.

Bernard E. Rollin

Bernard E. Rollin is a professor of philosophy, professor of animal sciences, professor of biomedical sciences, and colorado state university. Bernard was born in 1943.

Betty Rollin

Betty Rollin is a journalist and author. Betty was born on January 3rd, 1936 in New York City.

François Rollin

François Rollin is a comedian, writer, and actor. François was born on May 31st, 1953 in Malo-les-Bains, Nord, France.

Dominique Rollin

Dominique was born on October 29th, 1982 in Boucherville.

Kenneth Rollin

Kenneth was born on December 3rd, 1937 in Sharlston.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rollin U.S.
  White 79.67% 64.26%
  African American 12.41% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.72% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.97% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.72% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.51% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rollin

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Rollin

  • How Popular is the name Rollin? Rollin is the 3,597th most popular name of all time. As a last name Rollin was the 20,010th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Rollin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,656 babies born with the first name Rollin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rollin to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rollin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 16 new born babies.
  • When was Rollin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rollin is Sunday, December 4th, 1864.
  • What year had the most people named Rollin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rollin was in 1925 with a total of 137 babies.
  • Random Rollin Factoid: According to the 1938 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rollin ranks 104th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 5 babies in Vermont have the same name in 1938.
  • Weird things about the name Rollin: The name spelled backwards is Nillor. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Lilorn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rollin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,338 people with the last name Rollin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rollin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Rollin as their last name since less than 1 person in 222k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Rollin name meaning

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