Meaning and Name Origin
Lilia \l(i)-lia\ as a girls' name. The meaning of Lilia is "lily". Lilia is a variation of Lelia (Latin): clan name. Lilia is also a variant of Lillian (Latin): Flower name. Lilia is also used as a form of Lily (Latin). See also Analilia.
Lilia has 21 more different forms via Lelia, Lillian, Lily: Lil, Lilas, Lilian▲, Liliana▲, Liliane, Lilianna▲, Lilias, Lilla▼, Lillia, Lilliana▲, Lilliane, Lilliann, Lillianna, Lillianne, Lillika, Lillita, Lillyan, Lillyanne, Lilyan, Lilyann and Lilyanne.
Lilia is a very prominent first name for women (#793 out of 4276, Top 19%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Lilia for girls. Lilia entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #851 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, and is presently at #925. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Lilia and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Lilia (#925 last year) are Lillian (#25 last year), Lily (#27), Liliana (#119), Lilly (#124), Lila (#183), Lilliana (#273), Lilian (#506), Lillie (#512), Lilianna (#648), Lillianna (#862), Lilyan, Lilla and Lelia. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 2011 and are almost as popular today, but with the versions Lillie, Lilla and Lelia becoming less trendy. The most fashionable names for newborns here are Lilliana (#273), Lilianna (#648), Lillian (#25), Liliana (#119) and Lilly (#124), with Lillian and Lilly enjoying a revival in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Lilia is alike in pronunciation to Laila▲, Lailie, Lala, Lali, Lalia, Laliah, Lalla, Lallia, Lalya, Lealia, Leila▲, Lela▼, Lilah▲, Lilo, Loelia, Lola▲, Lolla, Lula▼ and Lyla▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Cilia, Filia, Gilia, Licia, Lidia▼, Ligia, Lisia, Livia▲ and Silia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lilia.