What does Moll mean?
Moll /moll/ as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Moll is "star of the sea". Moll is an alternate form of Mary (Latin) with the prefix Mo-. Moll is also a variant of Molly (Irish, Latin).
Moll has 1 variant: Mal.more]
How popular is Moll?
Moll is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#4739 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Moll and corresponding names. Popular alternative forms of Moll (not in Top 1000) are Malia (#345 the previous year), Mallie, Mame, Mara (#695), Marla, Marlo, Mary (#120), May, Mimi, Moira, Mollie (#803), Molly (#122) and Polly. Other variants, like Mal, are seldom used. These relations of Moll were popular during 1880-1889 (median #604) and are somewhat less common today (#775, ▼43.2%). Mary is the all-time favorite, though Malia has become trendy as well, while versions like Marla, Marlo, May, Mollie and Polly are now less popular. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Moll is pronounced similarly to Maelle, Mel and Mille. Other recommended similar baby names are Doll, Dolli, Dolly▼, Gull, Holly▲, Joly, Jyll, Lolly, Mala, Malea, Mali, Mally, Mela, Melia, Mella, Melli, Mellie▼, Melly, Melya, Merl, Mila▲, Milla, Millee, Milli, Millie▲, Milly, Mo, Mohala, Myla▲ and Tola. These names tend to be more commonly used than Moll.