Origin of the name MOLLY.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name MOLLY.
A pet form of Mary
(q.v.), meaning "bitter." (Personal and Family Names,
Long, 1883). Also see Moll,
Usage: America, England, Great Britain, Ireland, Scotland, Wales.
Mary Tyler "Molly" Ivins (d. 2007), was an
American author, newspaper columnist, and political commentator.
Molly Cosette Dobbs, a fictional character on the British television soap
opera, Coronation Street. Molly Keane (d. 1996), was an Irish
novelist and playwright. Molly Pearson (d. 1959), was a Scottish
actress. Molly Parkin, a Welsh journalist, novelist, and painter. (Wiki)