What does Billa mean?
Billa /bil-la/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old English and Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Billa is "determined protector". Billa is an alternate form of Billie (Old English): originally a form for William. Billa is also a derivative of Wilhelmina (Old German).
Billa has 31 different forms via Billie, Wilhelmina: Bilee, Billee, Billey, Billi, Billiejo, Billina, Billy▼, Billye▼, Ellma, Elma▼, Guillema, Helma, Min, Mina▼, Minna▼, Minny, Valma, Velma▼, Vilma▼, Wileen, Willa▼, Willeen, Willene▼, Willetta, Willie▼, Willmina, Willy, Wilma▼, Wilmina, Wilna and Wylma.Kreatif forms: Bilba, Bilbla, Bilda. [more]
How popular is Billa?
Billa is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#47120 out of 150436, Top 31%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Billa and related names. Popular varying forms of Billa (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Billie, Billy, Billye, Elma, Helma, Mina (#687 in 2014), Minna, Velma, Vilma, Wilhelmina, Willa (#549), Willene, Willie and Wilma. Variants like Willmina are seldom used. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4794%) and are now significantly less popular (usage 0.0546%, down 88.6%), with versions such as Vilma, Wilhelmina, Willene, Willie and Wilma falling out of fashion. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Billa is alike in pronunciation to Baila, Bailly, Bayla, Belia, Bella▲, Beula, Beyla and Byla. Other recommended similar baby names are Bell▼, Belle▼, Cilla, Dilla, Lilla▼, Milla, Rilla▼ and Zilla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Billa.