US Popularity:9848
Other Origin(s):German, Norse
Meaning:Olive tree; Ancestor's descendant, legacy, or inheritance; All aware; All guard
A diminutive of Oliver or Olivia, Oli is a gender-neutral name that can be used as a nickname or on its own. In Latin, Oli has a serene meaning in “olive tree.” In ancient Greece, olive branches were used as symbols of peace and thought to drive away evil spirits. Oli also has Norse roots, coming from Olaf, deriving from Áleifr, which signifies “ancestor’s descendant, “ “ancestor’s legacy,” or “ancestor’s inheritance.” Meanwhile, its Visogothic origins offer the meaning “all aware” or “all guard,” stemming from Alvarus. Oli is a cute name for baby if you want something that feels modern and unisex but has an interesting and powerful historical meaning.

Oli Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Oli is currently #3655 on The Bump
Boy:Oli is currently #2032 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Oli is currently #2476 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Oli is currently #9848 in U.S. births
Boy:Oli is currently #5834 in U.S. births
Girl:Oli is currently #14651 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 14651
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Name Doctor, Oli

  • Behind the Name, Oli, July 2008

  • Behind the Name, Olivia, April 2024

  • Behind the Name, Oliver, April 2024

  • Behind the Name, Olaf, December 2022

  • Behind the Name, Álvaro, December 2022

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