What does Nolan mean?
For more information, see also the related girl name Nola.
Nolan is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#705 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Nolan and corresponding names. The only prominent varying form of Nolan (#unlisted) is Nola (#807 in 2014). Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.71%) and is now much lower (usage 0.193%, down 72.8%), with Nola becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)