What does Lillie mean?
Lillie [lil-lie] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the name Lillie means "lily". Lillie is a version, with the suffix -e, of Lillian (Latin): Flower name. Lillie is also a form of Lily (Latin): Flower name via Old French.
Associated with: lily (flower).
(female) Lolie, Luellie, ..
(male) Lille, Lilloy, .. Middle name pairings:
Lillie Maggie (L.M.), ..
How popular is Lillie?
Lillie is a very popular first name for women (#233 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#7276 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Lillie for girls. Lillie reached its top position of #39 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is presently at #579. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Lily (#25 last year), Lillian (#26), Lilly (#139), Lila (#199), Lilliana (#270), Lilian (#500), Lilia (#958), Lillyan, Lilyan, Lillia, Lili, Lilie, Lilla and Lilli are the popular alternative forms of Lillie (#579 last year) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Lillika, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Lillie reached its highest during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 1.86%) and is almost as conventional today (usage 1.5%, ▼19%). Lillian is the continual favorite, though Lily is now ranked higher, while forms such as Lillie used to be popular.
Lillie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Lailie, Lali, Lalia, Lalla, Lallia, Lallie, Lally, Lealia, Lealie, Leelia, Lelia▼, Lellia, Lilah▲, Lilo, Loelia, Lolla, Lollie and Lolly. Other recommended names are Ailie, Ailli, Aillie, Allie▲, Baillie, Billee, Billi, Billie▼, Billye, Callie▲, Cellie, Collie, Dollie▼, Ellie▲, Fillis, Gillie, Haillie, Hildie, Hille, Hillie, Hollie▼, Jilli, Jillie, Jullie, Kallie▲, Kellie▼, Leslie▼, Lezlie, Lidie, Lillas, Lillias, Lillibet, Lindie, Linnie▼, Linsie, Lissie, Lizzie▼, Luelle, Maillie, Mallie▼, Millee, Millie, Milzie, Mollie▼, Nellie▼, Ollie▼, Phillie, Pollie, Sallie▼, Silkie, Sillia, Silvie, Tallie, Tildie, Tilli, Wallie and Yollie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lillie.See names in meaning and etymology.