The name Orlando is an Italian version of the name Roland, which was derived from the German word Hruodland. Orlando is generally understood to mean "renowned" and can be translated to mean "famous throughout the land." The name is popular in literature and can be found in works by Virginia Woolf and Shakespeare.
Similar Names: Orland, Orlan, Lando
Famous Orlando Names: Orlando Bloom (actor), Orlando Pace (football player)