Meaning and name origin
Rolland \r(o)-lla-nd\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Rolland is "renowned land". Rolland is a variant of Roland (Old German): roland is celebrated in French and Italian poetic and romantic sagas as a hero in the service of Charlemagne.
Rolland is a somewhat popular first name for males (#986 out of 1220, Top 81%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#10168 out of 88799, Top 11%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Rolland for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Rolland and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Roland (#612), Rowland and Rolland. (2014 statistics).