Short form of Olive or Olivia, Latin
"olive tree"

Ollie Origin and Meaning

The name Ollie is a girl's name meaning "olive tree".

Ollie is used less often as a nickname for the mega-popular Olivia or the stylish Olive than Ellie is for Eleanor or Allie for Allison. That may be because Ollie has a much longer use as a nickname for boys.

Still, 96 baby girls were given the name Ollie on their birth certificates in the US in 2022. And back around the turn of the last century, it was even a Top 100 name for girls/

# 860 in the US

Ollie Rank in US Top 1000

Ollie Popularity

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Famous People Named Ollie

  • Olive "Ollie" Kirkbystage, screen, and vaudeville actress

Ollie in Pop Culture

  • Ophelia "Ollie" character in "As You Wish" by Jackson Pearce
  • OllieRichard Webber's AA sponsor on ABC's Grey's Anatomy

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