What does Hilaire mean?
Associated with: cheerful (joy).
(female) Helaire, Hilair, ..
(male) Hilaia, .. Middle name pairings:
Hilaire Dalary (H.D.), ..
How popular is Hilaire?
Hilaire is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#20995 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Hilaria, Hilary and Hillary (#1586 via latest list) are the popular alternative forms of Hilaire (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Hilaire were favored 23 years ago (usage of 0.19%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.01%, ▼97%), with versions such as Hilary becoming less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adaire, Allaire, Almire (see Almera), Blaire, Blayre, Claire▲, Clare▲, Clayre, Elvire, Hailie▼, Haillie, Halie▼, Hallie, Helaina, Helaine, Heloise, Hilal, Hilde, Hildi, Hildie, Hildred, Hille, Hittie, Hollie▼, Huldie, Humaira, Klaire, Klayre, Maire and Tiare. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hilaire.See names in meaning and etymology.