Rollo (disambiguation)

Rollo (disambiguation)

Rollo has multiple meanings. It may mean: ;a first name
* Rollo Armstrong, member of British dance act Faithless
* Rollo May, US-American psychologist
* Rollo of Normandy, the founder and first ruler of the Viking principality in what soon became known as Normandy (in Old Norse sources identified with Hrolf Ganger)

;a last name
* Piero Rollo, Italian boxer

;a fictional character
* Rollo, character in books by Jacob Abbott
* King Rollo, a children's cartoon character
* Rollo, the rich little kid in "Nancy" comic books and the comic strip
* Rollo Tomasi, the name given to an anonymous criminal by Edmund Exley in the novel and movie "L.A. Confidential"

;other uses
* "Rollo", a crab fishing boat in the fleet at Dutch Harbor, during the late 1970s and early 1980s
* The local nickname for the Finnish city of Rovaniemi
* Rollo, Burkina Faso, a town in Burkina Faso
* Rollo, a side-project from Atsuo, the drummer of Japanese metal band Boris (band)
* Rollo, a chocolate coated swiss roll manufactured by Ceylon Biscuits Limited

;See also:
* Rolo, a chocolate-covered caramel candy

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • David Rollo — may refer to: David Rollo (footballer), Northern Ireland Association Football player David Rollo (rugby union), Scottish rugby player This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same personal name. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Jabberwocky (disambiguation) — Jabberwocky is a poem.Jabberwocky or Jabberwock may also refer to:Games* Jabberwocky (card game) * Jabberwock, fictional character in American McGee s Alice oftware* Jabberwocky (Amiga), Jabber/XMPP software * Jabberwock, a simulated conversation …   Wikipedia

  • Burslem (disambiguation) — Burslem can refer to:* Burslem town, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire. * Burslem (UK Parliament constituency) * Captain Rollo Burslem, author of A Peep into Toorkisthhan . * Nathaniel Burslem, war hero. *Burslem Normals, a song by Robbie Williams …   Wikipedia

  • Tarantula (Faithless song) — This article is about the song by Faithless. For other tracks entitled Tarantula , see Tarantula (disambiguation). Crazy English Summer / Tarantula Australian CD1 Cover Single by Faithless …   Wikipedia

  • Normandy — For other uses, see Normandy (disambiguation). Map of Normandy Traditional flag of Normandy Norm …   Wikipedia

  • May (surname) — For other uses, see May (disambiguation). May Family name Region of origin Germany, England, Ireland Scotland Related names Maye, Mayes, Mays, Meir, Meier May is a surname of Saxon and, independently …   Wikipedia

  • Reynolds (surname) — There are two major lineages of the Reynolds surname, Irish and English.Irish ReynoldsThe Irish Reynolds ancestral line is the most common of the Reynolds inhabitants in the United States. A Gaelic name, it s usually anglicized from the common… …   Wikipedia

  • Davidson (name) — For other uses, see Davidson (disambiguation). Davidson is a patronymic surname, it means son of David . There are alternate spellings called septs, including those common in the British Isles and Scandinavia: Davidsen, Davisson, Davison, Daveson …   Wikipedia

  • Norman Toponymy — refers to all place names in Normandy. Some belong to the common heritage of the Langue d oïl extension zone in northern France and Belgium; this is called Pre Normanic. Others contains Old Norse and Old English male names and toponymic… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles Hart (17th-century actor) — For other people of the same name, see Charles Hart (disambiguation). Charles Hart (c. 1625 – 18 August 1683) was a prominent British Restoration actor.[1] A Charles Hart was christened on 11 December 1625, in the parish of St. Giles Cripplegate …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”