Meaning and name origin
Mollie \m(ol)-lie\ as a girl's name is of Latin and Irish origin, and the meaning of Mollie is "star of the sea". Mollie is a variant of Mary (Latin): saint Jerome associated the Virgin's name with the Latin phrase "stella maris". Also a variant of Molly (Irish, Latin): pet form of Mary.
Mollie is a very popular first name for females (#601 out of 4276, Top 14%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Mollie for girls. Mollie reached its highest rank of #87 in the U.S. in 1880-1889 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Mollie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Mary (#120), Molly (#122), Malia (#345), Mollie (#803) and Mallie. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Mollie▼ is also pronounced similarly to Maillie, Melli, Mellie▼, Millee, Milli and Millie▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Collie, Dollie▼, Hollie▼, Lollie, Mille, Moll, Pollie▼ and Yollie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mollie.