Given Name POLLY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: PAHL-ee  [details]

Meaning & History

Medieval variant of MOLLY. The reason for the change in the initial consonant is unknown.

Categories

A Series of Unfortunate Events characters, actresses, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Discworld characters, Doctor Who companions, medieval, Narnia characters, singers, song titles, Stephen King characters, television
VARIANTS: Mollie, Molly, Pollie
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Mariam, Maryam (Arabic), Mariam (Armenian), Maria, Miren (Basque), Maryia (Belarusian), Mary, Miriam (Biblical), Maria, Mariam (Biblical Greek), Miriam (Biblical Hebrew), Maria (Biblical Latin), Mari (Breton), Maria, Mariya (Bulgarian), Maria (Catalan), Maria (Corsican), Marija (Croatian), Marie (Czech), Mari, Maria, Marie, Marianne (Danish), Maria, Marjo, Mirjam, Manon, Marianne, Marijse, Marja, Marjan (Dutch), Maarja, Mari, Mirjam (Estonian), Maria (Faroese), Maaria, Maria, Marja, Marjaana, Marjo, Mirjam, Mirjami, Marianne (Finnish), Marie, Myriam, Manon, Marianne, Marielle, Mariette, Marion, Marise (French), Maria (Frisian), María (Galician), Mariam, Mariami, Meri (Georgian), Maria, Marie, Miriam, Mirjam, Marianne (German), Maria (Greek), Maryamu (Hausa), Malia, Mele (Hawaiian), Miriam (Hebrew), Mária, Mara (Hungarian), María (Icelandic), Máire, Mallaidh, Maura, Moira (Irish), Maria (Italian), Marija (Latvian), Marija (Lithuanian), Marija (Macedonian), Moirrey, Voirrey (Manx), Mere (Maori), Molle, Malle (Medieval English), Mari, Maria, Marie, Marianne (Norwegian), Maria (Occitan), Maryam (Persian), Maria (Polish), Maria (Portuguese), Maria (Romanian), Maria, Mariya, Marya, Maryana (Russian), Márjá (Sami), Maria (Sardinian), Màiri, Maura, Moira (Scottish), Marija (Serbian), Mária (Slovak), Marija, Mirjam (Slovene), Marja (Sorbian), María (Spanish), Mari, Maria, Marie, Marianne (Swedish), Meryem (Turkish), Maria, Mariya (Ukrainian), Maryam (Urdu), Meryem (Uyghur), Mair, Mairwen, Mari (Welsh)
Entry updated July 2, 2008