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About the name Holly in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:English
US 2012 rank:#424     ... 422:Caitlin, 423:Cassandra, 424:Holly, 425:Janelle, 426:Marilyn ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Dolly, Molly, Olly, Polly, Ally, Billy, Colby, Elly, Haley, Halle     Details
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About Holly, the group of names with the same origin as Holly

Meaning/translation:holly
Language of origin:English
Info about origin:use of the name of the tree as given name
 in use as a given name only since the beginning of the 20th century, more widespread since around 1960
Words:the holly  English
Topics:Everyday word, Plants
Variants' top ranks:15:Holly England+Wales 2002,  38:Hollie Scotland 2012
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Popularity lists that contain the name Holly

SeriesRankings
Australia/NSW2012 53,  2011 42,  2010 42,  2009 30,  2008 31,  2007 31,  2006 32,  2005 27,  2004 23,  2003 172002 23,  2001 63
England+Wales2012 25,  2011 26,  2010 25,  2009 19,  2008 22,  2007 30,  2006 26,  2005 23,  2004 23,  2003 16,  2002 152001 19,  2000 29,  1999 30,  1998 27
England+Wales decades1994 221984 59
Ireland2012 19,  2011 23,  2010 172009 23,  2008 26,  2007 32,  2006 33,  2005 29,  2004 25,  2003 28,  2002 35,  2001 49,  2000 53,  1999 46,  1998 75
New Zealand2012 29,  2011 27,  2010 26,  2009 24,  2008 20
Scotland2012 18,  2011 21,  2010 20,  2009 23,  2008 20,  2007 36,  2006 22,  2005 16,  2004 23,  2003 17,  2002 152001 25,  2000 33,  1999 34,  1998 23
USA decades1990-1999 114,  1980-1989 59,  1970-1979 581960-1969 129
USA yearly2012 424,  2011 425,  2010 412,  2009 378,  2008 365,  2007 339,  2006 343,  2005 311,  2004 293,  2003 261,  2002 233,  2001 220,  2000 192,  1999 183,  1998 163,  1997 151,  1996 130,  1995 126,  1994 112
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