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What does Jilli mean?

Jilli Pronunciation of Jilli as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the name Jilli means "youthful". Jilli is an alternate spelling of Jill (Latin): diminutive of Gillian.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ji-, -li, youthful


VARIANTS Jilly, Jillie

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA JILL Jil, Jilana, Jilian, Jillan, Jillana, Jillane, Jilleen, Jillene, Jillian, Jillyan, Jyl, Jyll

(female) Jali, ..

(male) Jilji, ..

Jilli Litzy (J.L.), ..

How popular is Jilli?

Jilli is an unusual first name for females. Jilli is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Jill and Jillian (#435 LAST YEAR) are the prominent varying forms of Jilli (NOT RANKED). These relations of Jilli were popular during the years 1970-1979 (AVERAGE #250) and have become much less conventional since (#1217, 91%), with forms such as Jillian becoming less fashionable. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jill, Jillian in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jilli is pronounced similarly to Giula, Giulia, Giullia, Jalea, Jayla, Jeyla, Jiulia, Jiuliya, Jiyulia, Joela, Joella, Joely, Jolee, Joley, Joli, Jolie, Joolie, Julee, Juley, Juli, Julia, Julie, Jullia, Jullie and July. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Aili, Ailli, Alli, Billi, Calli, Celli, Cili, Delli, Dilli, Dolli, Elli, Halli, Holli, Jinni, Kalli, Kelli, Lili, Lilli, Melli, Milli, Molli, Nelli, Polli, Salli, Tilli, Ulli and Valli. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jilli.

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