Meaning and name origin
Lilly \l(il)-ly\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Lilly is "lily". Lilly is a variant of Lillian (Latin): flower name. Also a variant of Lily (Latin); flower name: the lily is a symbol of innocence and purity as well as beauty.
Lilly is a very popular first name for females (#732 out of 4276, Top 17%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#1334 out of 88799, Top 2%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lilly for girls. Lilly reached its highest rank of #103 in the U.S. in 2011. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lilly and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lillian (#25), Lily (#27), Lilly (#124), Lila (#183), Lillie (#512) and Lilia (#925). (2014 statistics).
Lilly is also pronounced similarly to Laily, Lalla, Lally, Lilah, Lilla, Lillia, Lilo, Lolla and Lolly. Other suggested similar baby names are Billy, Cilly, Gilly, Hilly, Jilly, Lil, Milly, Tilly and Willy. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lilly.