What does Gilian mean?
Associated with: youthful.
(female) Gilini, ..
(male) Gilan, .. Middle name pairings:
Gilian Charlene (G.C.), ..
How popular is Gilian?
Gilian is an uncommon first name for women. Gilian is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Jillian (#435 a year ago), Gillian (#1733) and Gillie are the popular related forms of Gilian (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Gilian was common in the year 2000 (usage of 0.21%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.04%, ▼80%), with versions such as Gillian going out of style. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Gilian is alike in pronunciation to Galen. Other suggested similar names are Cilia, Diliana, Dillan, Dillian, Eilean, Eilin, Eirian, Elian, Filia, Galia, Galiana, Galianna, Galiena, Galina, Geelan, Gila, Gilah, Gilana, Gilda▼, Gilia, Giliah, Giliya, Giliyah, Ginia, Gioia, Giulia, Giuliana, Giulianna, Giulianne, Gleana, Glen, Glenn, Glyn, Glynn, Jilian, Jiliana, Jillan, Lilia▲, Lilian▲, Liliana▲, Liliane, Lilias, Lillian, Lilyan, Miliana, Miliani, Mirian, Silia, Tirian, Tivian and Vivian▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gilian.See names in meaning and etymology.