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Rolando Name Meaning and Origin

Rolando Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Famous, brave ruler

Name Origin


Rolando is a name of Spanish and Italian origin, meaning 'famous, brave ruler'. It is derived from the Germanic elements 'hrod' meaning 'fame' and 'land' meaning 'land' or 'brave'. The name has a strong and powerful connotation, often associated with leadership and courage.

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Rolando Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Rolando is easy to pronounce with a clear emphasis on each syllable, making it flow smoothly.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Rolando has a moderate rhythm with a slight pause between the syllables 'Ro' and 'lan', which may affect the overall flow.

Famous People Named Rolando

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● Rolando McClain

Rolando McClain is a former American football linebacker who played for the Dallas Cowboys and the Oakland Raiders in the NFL. Known for his strong presence on the field, he was a top draft pick in 2010.

● Rolando Blackman

Rolando Blackman is a retired professional basketball player who played for the Dallas Mavericks and the New York Knicks in the NBA. He was a four-time NBA All-Star known for his scoring ability.

● Rolando Villazón

Rolando Villazón is a renowned Mexican operatic tenor known for his passionate and expressive performances. He has received critical acclaim for his interpretations of roles in various operas.

Rolando Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Rolando

The name Rolando does not have any strong negative connotations or associations with negative cultural symbols. It is a classic and strong name that is more likely to be associated with positive traits such as leadership and bravery.

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