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Name Oli

Origin:From Old High German words for elf and army, warriorTools:

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Languages of use:English
Is short form of:Oliver
Popularity:no rank in any popularity list in this database
Similarly written:Ali, Ali, Eli, Li, Ola, Olai, Ole, Uli     Details
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About Oliver, the group of names with the same origin as Oli

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:from the Old French form of a Germanic two-element name, brought to England by the Normans
 the spelling was influenced by the Latin word oliva
 in the medieval French epic La Chanson de Roland (The Song of Roland, around 1000 AD) Oliver is a friend of Roland
Words:alf = the elf  Old High German
 heri = the army, the warrior  Old High German
 oliva = the olive, the olive tree  Latin
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:Oliver Canada/BC 2019,  2:Olivers Latvia 2019,  6:Óliver Iceland 2018,  10:Olivér Hungary 2019,  20:Oliwier Warsaw 2013,  25:Olivier France 2011,  27:Ólíver Iceland 2003 to 2007,  32:Ollie Scotland 2019,  86:Olly Scotland 2012
Somehow related to:Olivia, Olve
Old/original forms:Alfheri Old High German, Olivier Old French
Name variants:Oli, Oliver, Olivér, Óliver, Ólíver, Olivers, Olivier, Oliviero, Oliwier, Ollie, Olly   Sortable list   Details