Meaning and Origin of: Olin

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old Norse : Talisman; ancestor
  • Scandinavian : Royal ancestor
  • Old English : Holly

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • French and Dutch : from a pet form of a Germanic compound personal name with the first element odal. Compare Ohl.
  • Jewish (from Ukraine) : from Ukrainianolin ‘stag’. This name is either ornamental or represents a calque of Yiddish personal name Hirsch.
  • Swedish : variant spelling of Ohlin.