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Solly name meaning

First Name
143
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
478
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Solly

User Submitted Origins

English
38%
Hebrew
38%
Australian
13%
Indian (Sanskrit)
6%
African
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from South Africa says the name Solly means "Peace" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Wiktionary

eye dialect spelling of sorry. In many Eastern countries, people have difficulty with distinguishing the sounds of the letters l and r. See also Japanese speakers learning r and l

solly was also found in the following language(s): Middle English

Notable Persons Named Solly

Notable Persons Named Solly

Solly Shoke

Solly Shoke is a military person. His military service ended in 1994.

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The Lord Zuckerman

The Lord Zuckerman was a scientist in the fields of zoology, anatomy, and operations research. The was given the name Solly Zuckerman on May 30th, 1904 in Cape Town. He passed away on April 1st, 1993.

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Solly Hemus

Solly Hemus is a baseball player. Solly was born on April 17th, 1923 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Solly Joel

Solly Joel was a financier & thoroughbred racehorse owner/breeder. Solly was born on May 23rd, 1865 in East End of London. He left this life on May 22nd, 1931.

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Solly Tyibilika

Solly Tyibilika is a rugby player.

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Solly Hofman

Solly Hofman was an athlete. Solly was born on October 29th, 1882 in St. Louis. He breathed his last breath on March 10th, 1956.

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  • Solly Krieger
  • Solly Seeman
  • Solly Salisbury
    Baseball Player

Notable Persons With the Last Name Solly

Notable Persons With the Last Name Solly

Chris Solly

Chris Solly is a soccer player for the Charlton Athletic F.C., Arsenal F.C., England national under-16 football team, and England national under-17 football team. Chris was born on January 20th, 1991 in Rochester, England. Chris is also known as Solly and Christopher James.

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Elmer Edward Solly

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Edward Solly

Edward was born on April 25th, 1776. He died on December 2nd, 1844.

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Henry Solly

Henry was born on November 17th, 1813. He died on February 27th, 1903.

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Charlotte Manning

Charlotte Manning was a scholar and writer. Charlotte was given the name Charlotte Solly by her parent Isaac Solly on March 30th, 1803. She left this life on April 1st, 1871.

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Julia Solly

Julia Solly is a social activist, suffragist, and pacifist. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1888 to 1940. Julia was given the name Julia Frances Muspratt on December 21st, 1862 in Seaforth, Lancashire, England.

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Common last names for Solly

  • Cohen

Common first names for Solly

  • William
  • Richard
  • Mary
  • Charles

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Solly U.S.
  White 92.47% 64.26%
  African American 3.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.05% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.51% 16.26%

Of Last Name Solly

People with the last name Solly are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Solly

  • How Popular is the name Solly? Solly is the 32,401st most popular name of all time. As a last name Solly was the 44,872nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Solly have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 143 babies born with the first name Solly in the United States. That's more than enough people named Solly to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Solly? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Solly first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Solly is Tuesday, January 29th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Solly born? The highest recorded use of the first name Solly was in 1917 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Random Solly Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Solly is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Solly: The name spelled backwards is Yllos. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Sylol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Solly? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 478 people with the last name Solly.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Solly? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Solly as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Solly name meaning

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