What does Jil mean?
Jil /jil/ as a name for girls. Jil's name origin is Latin, and the meaning of the name Jil is "youthful". Jil is an alternate form of Jill (Latin): short transcription of Gillian. Jehl is a common last name.
How popular is Jil?
Jil is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#142819 out of 150436, Top 95%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent alternative form of Jil (unlisted) is Jill. Adoption of this relation of Jil was at its peak during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.94%) and is now significantly less. Shown below is an analysis of the history of Jil and related names. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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