What does Jilly mean?
Associated with: youthful.
(female) Jealy, Jely, ..
(male) Jilia, Jilja, ..
How popular is Jilly?
Jilly is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Jilly is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Jill and Jillian (#435 from recent data) are the popular related forms of Jilly (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Jillie, are uncommon. These relations of Jilly were favored by parents in the 1970s (average #250) and are now significantly less conventional, with forms such as Jillian becoming less in vogue. Shown below is an analysis of the statistics of Jilly and corresponding names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Jilly is pronounced similarly to Giula, Jalea, Jayla, Jeyla, Jiulia, Jiuliya, Joela, Joella, Joelly, Jola, Jolee, Joley, Joli, Jolie▲, Joly, Jooley, Julee, Juley, Juli, Julia▼, Julie▼, Jullee, Jullia, Jullie and July. Other recommended names are Ally, Bailly, Billy, Cally, Cilly, Colly, Delly, Dolly▼, Eily, Elly, Emilly, Gilly, Hally, Hilly, Holly▼, Jinny, Kally, Kelly▼, Lally, Lilly▲, Lily▲, Lolly, Mally, Melly, Milly, Molly, Nelly, Philly, Polly▼, Reilly▼, Sally▼, Tally, Tilly, Tully, Vally, Wally and Willy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jilly.See names in meaning and etymology.