First name origins & meanings:
- Old Norse: Kind one
- Latin: Olive tree
- Old French: Peace
First name variations: Olivia, Olivya, Olivette, Ollie, Olly, Olva, Livia, Livy, Liv, Livvy, Nollie, Nola
Last name origins & meanings:
- French: from olive ‘olive’ (see Oliva).
- English: usually an Americanized form of a Romance name such as
Oliva, Olivo, etc.
- Catalan (Olivé): variant spelling of Oliver.
Famous people who gave their babies this name:
Sacha Baron Cohen,
This name appears in the following lists:
Flowers and Trees
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