What does Hollister mean?
Hollister /hol-lis-ter/ [3 sylls.] as a name for boys. Hollister's name origin is Old English, and Hollister means "the holly tree". Hollister is an alternate spelling of Hollis (Old English). Holster is a common last name.
Hollister has 1 related form via Hollis: Holliss.Kreatif forms: Hallister, Halster, Hoflister. [more]
How popular is Hollister?
Hollister is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#5675 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular related form of Hollister (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000 is Hollis. Adoption of this boy name reached its highest during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.623%) and has become much lower since, with Hollis becoming less fashionable. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Hollister and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)