Gender: Male Meaning of Molloy: "a venerable chieftain" Origin of Molloy: Irish

Molloy Origin and Meaning

The name Molloy is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "a venerable chieftain".

There are many dynamic three-syllable Irish surnames; this is one of the rarer two-syllable ones. Molloy is the title of a 1951 novel by Samuel Beckett, initially written in French. Another Beckett novel of naming interest is Malone Dies.

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