What does Lilly mean?
Lilly /lil-ly/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Lilly's name origin is Latin, and the name Lilly means "lily". Lilly is a version of Lillian (Latin): Flower name. Lilly is also a variant of Lily (Latin): Flower name via Old French.
Lilly▲ has 21 more different forms via Lillian, Lily: Lil, Lilas, Lilian▲, Liliana▲, Liliane, Lilianna▲, Lilias, Lilla▼, Lillia, Lilliana▲, Lilliane, Lilliann, Lillianna, Lillianne, Lillika, Lillita, Lillyan, Lillyanne, Lilyan, Lilyann and Lilyanne.Kreatif forms: Leily, Lillei, Linly. [more]
How popular is Lilly?
Lilly is a very prominent first name for women (#732 out of 4276, Top 17%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#1511 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Lilly for girls. Lilly reached its peak rank of #103 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is currently at #124. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Lilly (#124 in 2014) are Lillian (#25 in 2014), Lily (#27), Liliana (#119), Lila (#183), Lilliana (#273), Lilian (#506), Lillie (#512), Lilianna (#648), Lillianna (#862), Lilia (#925), Lilyan and Lilla. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 2011 (usage of 0.5492%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.5228%, down 4.8%), but with the forms Lillie and Lilla becoming less stylish. The most trendy baby names among these are Lilliana (#273), Lilianna (#648), Lillian (#25), Liliana (#119) and Lilly (#124), with Lillian and Lilly undergoing a revival in popularity. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Lilly and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Lilly▲ is pronounced similarly to Laily, Lalla, Lally, Lilah▲, Lilo, Lolla and Lolly. Other suggested similar baby names are Billy▼, Cilly, Gilly, Hilly, Jilly, Milly, Tilly and Willy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lilly.