What does Gillian mean?
Related girl name: Jill.more]
How popular is Gillian?
Gillian is a very prominent first name for women (#1252 out of 4276, Top 29%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#11917 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Gillian for girls. Gillian entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #303 in the U.S. in the year 1999, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Gillian ranked in the Top 1000 are Juliana (#157 2 years ago), Julianna (#185), Giuliana (#373), Jillian (#385), Julianne (#901), Jill and Juliann. Other variants, like Julieanne, are seldom used. These relations of Gillian were popular as birth names in the year 1998 (usage of 0.4681%) and are almost as common today (usage 0.3749%, down 19.9%). Jillian has been the most prominent, although Juliana seems to be becoming a favorite too, while Julianne, Gillian and Jill have become less popular. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Gillian and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)