Holland Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓileáin, a variant of Ó hAoláin, from a form of Faolán (with loss of the initial F-), a personal name representing a diminutive of faol ‘wolf’. Compare Whelan. English and Scottish: habitational name from Holland, a division of Lincolnshire, or any of the eight villages in various parts of England so called, from Old English hoh ‘ridge’ + land ‘land’. The Scottish name may also be from places called Holland in Orkney, Houlland in Shetland, Hollandbush in Stirlingshire, and Holland-Hirst in the parish of Kirkintilloch. English, German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), Danish, and Dutch: regional name from Holland, a province of the Netherlands.

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List of People with Surname Holland

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 21,666 people with the surname Holland. Among these people surnamed Holland, there are nearly 2,557 unique names, with an average of 8 people having the same name. Gregory Holland, Barbara Holland and Amanda Holland are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Holland, with 126, 77 and 75 people respectively.

Additionally, Our findings indicate that Texas has the highest number of people surnamed Holland, with a total of 2,095 people, and there are a total of 1,086 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Holland, with a total of 1,650 people and an average of 951 unique names.