What does Cilly mean?
(female) Ceally, Cillyn, ..
(male) Cille, Cilley, .. Middle name pairings:
Cilly Charlize (C.C.), ..
How popular is Cilly?
Cilly is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Cilly is an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Cilly (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Cecilia (#181 from recent data), Cecille, Cecily (#1181), Ceil, Cele, Celia (#858), Celie, Cicely and Cilla. Other variants, like Cilia, are seldom used. These forms of Cilly were at the peak of their popularity 115 years ago (average #1424) and have remained as common to this day (#1580, ▼8%), but with the version Celia becoming less trendy. Cecilia has generally been preferred by parents. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Cilly is alike in pronunciation to Ceili, Salley, Salli, Sally▼, Silia, Siliya, Sillia, Silliya, Silya, Zila, Zilla and Zillah. Other recommended names are Ally, Bailly, Billy, Cailey, Caley, Calla, Calley, Calli, Cally, Carly▼, Cindy▼, Cinny, Cissy, Coley, Colly, Corly, Csilla, Delly, Dolly▼, Eily, Elly, Emilly, Gilly, Hally, Hilly, Holly▼, Jilly, Jully, Kally, Kelly▼, Lally, Lilly▲, Lily▲, Lolly, Mally, Melly, Milly, Molly, Nelly, Philly, Polly▼, Reilly▼, Tally, Tilly, Tully, Vally, Wally and Willy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cilly.See names in meaning and etymology.