What does Rolly mean?
Rolly /rol-ly/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Rolly's name origin is Old German, and Rolly means "renowned land". Rolly is an alternate form of Roland (Old German) with the suffix -y.
How popular is Rolly?
Rolly is an unusual given name for men. Rolly is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Lannie, Lanny, Orlando (#558 last year), Roland (#612), Rolando (#905), Rolland, Rollie, Rollin, Rollo and Rowland are the prominent variation forms of Rolly (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. Variants like Rowe are seldom used. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.2968%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.0925%, ▼68.8%), with versions such as Orlando, Rolando, Rollie, Rollin and Rowland becoming somewhat outmoded. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Rolly and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Rolly is pronounced similarly to Rawly, Reilly, Riley▲, Rowley, Rowly and Ryley. Other recommended similar baby names are Rolle, Roul, Rowl and Royle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rolly.