What does Lilly mean?
Lilly [lil-ly] as a name for girls. Lilly's name origin is Latin, and the name Lilly means "lily". Lilly is a version, with the suffix -y, of Lillian (Latin): Flower name. Lilly is also a variant of Lily (Latin): Flower name via Old French.
Associated with: lily (flower).
(female) Laly, Lillei, ..
(male) Lilleo, Lillo, ..
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 history 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 2000 Names, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Lilly (#124 in 2014) are Lillian (#25 in 2014), Lily (#27), Lila (#183), Lilian (#506), Lillie (#512), Lilia (#925), Lillyan (#1848), Lilyan (#1929), Lilli, Lili, Lilie, Lilla and Lillia. These forms of Lilly were favored as baby names 114 years ago (average #897) and are almost as common today (#1148, 19.7% less usage), but with forms like Lilla becoming somewhat outmoded. The most trendy baby names among these are Lila, Lilia, Lilian, Lilly and Lily.
Lilly▲ is pronounced similarly to Laela, Laila▲, Lailie, Laily, Lala, Laleh, Lali, Lalia, Lallia, Lallie, Lally, Lalya, Layla▲, Leala, Leila▲, Lelia▼, Lellia, Leyla▲, Lilah▲, Loela, Lola, Lolla, Lollie, Lulu▼ and Lyla▲. Other suggested similar names are Ally, Bailly, Billy, Cally, Cilly, Colly, Delly, Dolly▼, Eily, Elly, Emilly, Gilly, Hally, Hilly, Holly▼, Jilly, Jully, Kally, Kelly▼, Lesly▼, Libby▲, Liby, Lilac, Lillas, Lindy, Linzy, Lisl, Lissy, Livvy, Livy, Lizy, Lizzy, Mally, Melly, Milly, Molly, Nelly, Philly, Polly▼, Reilly▼, Sally▼, Tally, Tilly, Tully, Vally, Wally and Willy. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lilly.