Name Holly - Meaning and origin

Name Holly - Meaning and origin

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Origin of first name:

Anglo-Saxons, Courts

Meaning of the name:

From old English, "hollen", this name refers to holly.
Nobel Prize winner John Galsworthy, who made this plant a first name, thanks to one of the characters in his novel The Saga of Forsyte. Truman Capote also made her the heroine of his new Diamonds on sofa, interpreted on screen by Audrey Hepburn.


American actresses Holly Hunter ("The Piano Lesson"), Holly Marie Combs ("Charmed"), American novelist Holly Black, Australian singer and actress Holly Valance ...

His character :

Full of joie de vivre, Holly is a real ray of sunshine for those around her. Confident and extroverted, she knows how to amuse those who live near her, but also knows how to lend them an attentive ear when needed.



His party :

The Holly are celebrated on October 5th.

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