What does the baby name Rollin mean? Learn about what Rollin means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.

Rollin - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Rollin
R-O-L-L-I-N, is a 6-letter female given name.
Meaning of Rollin
Wolf counsel.
Origin of Rollin
The name 'Rollin' is of English origin. It is derived from the Middle English word 'rollen', which means 'to roll' or 'to move in a circular motion'. The name 'Rollin' has been in use for several centuries and has its roots in Old English and Germanic languages.
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Popularity of Rollin
The name 'Rollin' has had varying levels of popularity over the years. It was more commonly used in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, particularly in English-speaking countries. However, its usage has declined in recent decades and is now considered less popular compared to other names.
Rollin currently has 1 like, and is in the top 21% of liked girl's names. The name Abeke is slightly more popular than Rollin.

Etymology of Rollin

The etymology of 'Rollin' can be traced back to the Germanic name 'Hrodolin', which is composed of the elements 'hrod' meaning 'fame' or 'glory', and 'lin' meaning 'soft' or 'tender'. Over time, 'Hrodolin' evolved into 'Rollin' through linguistic changes and adaptations.

Cultural Significance of Rollin

The name 'Rollin' does not hold significant cultural or historical significance in particular cultures or communities. It is a name that has been used across different cultures and does not have any specific cultural connotations or associations.