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Gender: F Meaning of Hollis: "dweller at the holly trees" Origin of Hollis: English

Hollis is a surname-name used quietly for both genders. In 2015, it was given to 176 boys and 106 girls in the US. It has notable connections for both genders: Hollis Thompson is a professional (male) basketball player, while Hollis is an outsized favorite for girls in South Carolina, where Pete Hollis was a community folk hero. On the girls' side, it makes Holly more buttoned-up and distinctive

Famous People Named Hollis

Hollis (Wong-Wear), American pop singer
Hollis Stacy, American golfer

Pop Culture References for the name Hollis

Hollis Woods, main character in "The Pictures of Hollis Woods" by Patricia Reilly Giff
Hollis, character in "An Abundance of Katherines" by John Green
Hollis "Holly" Flax Scott, character on TV's "The Office"
Hollis Mann, recurring character on TV's "NCIS"
Hollis, college on TV's "Pretty Little Liars"
Hollis Templeton- Special Agent, Kay Hooper's Special Crimes Unit Series