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  1. Pollynoun

    A female given name, nickname for Mary created by rhyming with Molly.

  2. Pollynoun

    A common pet name for a parrot.


  1. Polly

    Polly is a given name, most often feminine, which originated as a variant of Molly (a diminutive of Mary). Polly may also be a short form of names such as Polina, Polona, Paula or Paulina.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pollynoun

    a woman's name; also, a popular name for a parrot


  1. Polly

    Polly is a fictional character played by Anneke Wills in the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. A young woman from the year 1966, she was a companion of the First and Second Doctors and a regular in the programme from 1966 to 1967. Polly appeared in 9 stories.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Polly

    See Poll (2).

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  1. POLLY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Polly is ranked #11946 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Polly surname appeared 2,617 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Polly.

    86.9% or 2,276 total occurrences were White.
    8% or 210 total occurrences were Black.
    1.5% or 40 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.4% or 37 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.2% or 32 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.8% or 22 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Polly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Polly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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