Roland Family History
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Roland Name Meaning
French, German, English, and Scottish: from a Germanic personal name composed hrod ‘renown’ + -nand ‘bold’, assimilated to -lant ‘land’. Compare Rowland. Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruadháin (see Ruane, Rowan).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Rowland, Boland, Noland, Poland, Toland, Rolland, Ryland, Oland