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What does Hille mean?

Hille Pronunciation of Hille [hille] as a girls' name is of Old German origin, and the name Hille means "battle garden". Hille is an alternate form of Hildegard (Old German): from hild gard.

Associated with: battle.


4 related forms via Hildegard: Hellee, Hilda, Hilde and Hildy.

Creative forms:
(female) Hilli, Hilte, ..

(male) Hilley, Hilli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hille Iyana (H.I.), ..

How popular is Hille?

Hille is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#15583 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Hille (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Hilda and Hildegard. Other variants, like Hilde, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Hille reached its most widespread during the years 1900-1909 (average #442), but now, the version Hilda has become less stylish. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hilda, Hildegard in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hilda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hille is alike in pronunciation to Halle, Helle, Hill and Holle. Other recommended names are Alle, Belle, Cile, Delle, Dielle, Elle, Emille, Hailee, Hailie, Haillie, Halie, Halley, Halli, Hallie, Hally, Hazle, Helje, Hella, Hellen, Hilal, Hildi, Hildie, Hillery, Hillie, Hilly, Hilma, Hinde, Holde (see Holda), Hollee, Holles, Holley, Holli, Hollie, Holly, Hollye, Kalle, Mille, Neille, Nelle, Sile, Teille and Viole. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hille.

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