What is the meaning of the name Holly?

The name Holly is primarily a gender-neutral name of English origin that means Plant With Red Berries.

Holly Hunter, actress. Holly Madison, reality star/Playboy Bunny. Holly Golightly, character in Breakfast at Tiffany's.

Thought of as a female name in more recent times, Holly was also used as a nickname for the male name Hollis, from a habitational surname meaning "By the Holly."

Different Spellings of the name Holly:

Holli, Hollie, Hollye, Holley

People who like the name Holly also like:

Henry, Ethan, Jack, Benjamin, Owen, Liam, Oliver, Chloe, Lucy, Olivia, Lily, Hannah, Charlotte, Violet

Names like Holly:

Halle, Hull, Hailey, Hali, Hola, Halo, Halia, Hillela, Hala, Hilal, Haylia, Haley, Hayley, Hila, Hywel, Hall, Holloway, Helio, Helah, Hallie, Hillel, Helia, Holle, Hale, Howell, Hilol, Hal, Hill, Halleli, Huela

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Holly Castle - daughter of Lauren Lapkus and Mike Castle , born 2021
Holly Anna Ramsay - daughter of Gordon Ramsay and Tana Ramsay , born 2000

Stats for the Name Holly

checkmark Holly is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Holly is currently #459 in U.S. births

Songs about Holly

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Buddy Holly - Weezer
Holly - J or Jules
Holly (Would You Turn Me On?) - All Time Low
Holly Holy - Neil Diamond
Rough Landing, Holly - Yellowcard
Song For Holly - Esthero