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pinWhat does Gill mean?

Gill /gill/ as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Gill). Gill's name origins are Old German and Latin, and Gill means "bright promise; youthful". Gill is a version of Gilberte (Old German): feminine of Gilbert. Gill is also a variant of Gillian (Latin): anglicization of Juliana.


Gill has 24 different relations via Gilberte, Gillian: Berta, Bertie, Berty, Ghilian, Ghiliane, Ghillian, Gigi, Gilberta, Gilbertha, Gilberthe, Gilbertina, Gilbertine, Gilian, Giliana, Gillan, Gillianna, Gillianne, Gillie, Gilly, Gillyanne, Jillian, Jillianne, Jillyan and Jyllian.

Kreatif forms: Gillde, Gillgo, Gogill. [more]

pinHow popular is Gill?

Gill is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent surname for all people (#430 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Gill and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Gill (unlisted) are Berta, Bertie, Gigi, Gillian and Jillian (#385 2 years ago). Usage of these relations of Gill was well-received in the year 2000 (average #688) and is somewhat lower today (#877, down 60.5%). Jillian has historically been preferred by parents, while Berta, Bertie and Gillian are now somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Berta, Bertie, Gigi, Gillian, Jillian in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gill and related baby names outside U.S.

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Gill is pronounced similarly to Gael, Gahl, Gail, Gaile, Gal, Gale, Gayll, Gul and Gull. Other suggested similar baby names are Gaila, Gaill, Gala, Galla, Geila, Gila, Gilah, Gilia, Giula, Hill and Jill. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gill.