What does Mollie mean?
Mollie /mol-lie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and Mollie means "star of the sea". Mollie is an alternate form of Mary (Latin) with the prefix Mo-. Mollie is also a form of Molly (Irish, Latin).
Mollie▼ has 40 more alternative forms via Mary, Molly: Mair, Maire, Mal, Mame, Mamie▼, Mare, Maree, Marelle, Maria, Marice, Marie▼, Mariel▼, Marilee▼, Marilin, Marin, Marje, Marla▼, Marlo▼, Marylee, Marylin▼, Maryse, Maure, Maurine▼, Maurise, Mayme▼, Maymie▼, Mayria, Meriel, Mimi, Minnie▼, Mitzi▼, Moira, Moire, Moll, Morag, Moya, Muire, Muriel▼, Poll and Polly▼.Kreatif forms: Mailie, Molie, Morlie. [more]
How popular is Mollie?
Mollie is a very popular first name for women (#601 out of 4276, Top 14%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Mollie for girls. Mollie entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #87 in the U.S. then, and is currently at #803. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular varying forms of Mollie (#803 last year) are Maria (#115 last year), Mary (#120), Molly (#122), Malia (#345), Marie (#579), Polly, Mimi, Maymie, Minnie, Mitzi, Mayme, Moira, Muriel, Marylin, Mariel, Mallie, Mamie, Marilee, Marin, Mame, Marlo, Marla and Maurine. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4034%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.1632%, ▼59.5%), with versions such as Mollie, Marie, Mamie, Mallie and Marilee falling out of fashion. Molly (#122) and Malia (#345) are two of the more trendy names for newborns here. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Mollie and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Mollie▼ is pronounced similarly to Maillie, Melli, Mellie▼, Millee, Milli and Millie▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Collie, Dollie▼, Hollie▼, Lollie, Mille, Pollie▼ and Yollie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Mollie.