What does Rollo mean?
Rollo /rol-lo/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Variant of Roland used occasionally in continental Europe. Author Rollo May.
How popular is Rollo?
Rollo is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#13067 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Rollo for boys. Rollo was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #891 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Rollo and affiliated names. Orlando (#558 a year ago), Roland (#612), Rolando (#905), Rollin, Rowland, Rudolph, Rollie, Rolland, Lannie, Errol, Earl, Rolf and Lanny are the popular alternative forms of Rollo. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.3682%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0661%, 82.1% less), with forms like Rolando, Orlando, Errol, Earl and Rolland becoming somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)