What does Lilyan mean?
Lilyan [lilyan] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Lilyan is "lily". Lilyan is an alternate spelling of Lillian (Latin): Flower name. Lilyan is also a variant of Lily (Latin): Flower name via Old French.
Associated with: lily (flower).
(female) Lalyan, Lolyan, ..
(male) Lilyal, .. Middle name pairings:
Lilyan Silvia (L.S.), ..
How popular is Lilyan?
Lilyan is an unusual first name for females. Lilyan is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lilyan was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak rank of #649 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Lilyan are Lily (#25 from recent data), Lillian (#26), Liliana (#127), Lilly (#139), Lila (#199), Lilliana (#270), Lilian (#500), Lillie (#579), Lilianna (#715), Lilia (#958), Lilyann (#1322), Lilyanne, Lillyan, Lillia, Lili, Lilie, Lilla and Lilli. Other variants, like Lillianne, are seldom used. These forms of Lilyan were popular as birth names less than a decade ago (average #981) and are almost as popular today (#1097, ▼18%), but with forms such as Lillie becoming somewhat outmoded. Lillian is the steady favorite, although Lilianna seems to be gaining popularity too.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Ailyn, Arlan, Callan, Chayan, Dillan, Dylan▲, Eilean, Eirian, Elian, Ellan, Fallan, Gilian, Gillan, Jilian, Jillan, Jillyan, Jolan, Jolean, Kailan, Kallan, Kellan, Lacyann, Laila▲, Lala, Lalani, Lalya, Laryn, Leila▲, Leilah, Leilani▲, Lelah▼, Leland, Lelia▼, Lexya, Liane, Liann, Lichah, Licia, Lida▼, Lilac, Lilah▲, Lilith▲, Lillas, Lilo, Lina, Linah, Linea, Linn, Liora, Lira, Lison, Lita, Livaun (see Levana), Livia▲, Livya, Liya, Logan▲, Lorilynn, Loryn, Lowran, Lyla▲, Lylah▲, Lyn, Lynn▼, Miran, Mirian, Nolan, Nollan, Silya, Tiryan, Tivian, Tivyan, Tyvyan, Vivyan and Vyvyan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lilyan.See names in meaning and etymology.