Given Name ORLANDO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian
PRONOUNCED: or-LAN-do  [details]

Meaning & History

Italian form of ROLAND. A city in Florida bears this name, as does a character in Shakespeare's play 'As You like It' (1599).
VARIANT: Rolando
FEMININE FORM: Orlanda
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hrodland (Ancient Germanic), Roeland, Roland, Roel (Dutch), Roland, Rolland, Roly, Rowland, Rowley (English), Roland (French), Roland (German), Loránd, Lóránt, Roland (Hungarian), Roland (Medieval French), Rolando, Roldão (Portuguese), Rolan (Russian), Rolando, Roldán (Spanish), Roland (Swedish)
USER SUBMISSION: Orlandó

Categories

actors, cities, Redwall characters, Shakespearean characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017