What does Millie mean?
Millie /mil-lie/ as a name for girls is of Latin, Greek, Old English and Old French derivation, and Millie means "rival, eager work; helper to the priest; bee; honey; gentle strength; brave strength". Millie is a version of Amelia (Latin, Old German). Millie is also a form of Camilla (Latin). Millie is also used as a form of Kamilla (Latin), Melissa (Greek), Mildred (Old English) and Millicent (Old French).
Millie▲ has 13 more relations via Amelia, Camilla, Kamilla, Melissa, Mildred, Millicent: Amalie, Amelie▲, Camillie, Emelie, Meline, Melise, Mellisa, Mildrid, Milla, Mille, Millisent, Milzie and Missie.Kreatif forms: Melie, Millai, Molie. [more]
How popular is Millie?
Millie is a very popular first name for women (#655 out of 4276, Top 15%) and a slightly less popular last name for all people (#76946 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Millie for girls. Millie reached its apex rank of #143 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #505 currently. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Popular alternative forms of Millie (#505 a year ago) are Amelia (#15 a year ago), Melissa (#224), Malia (#345), Camilla (#364), Amelie (#667), Millicent, Missie, Milla, Mellie, Emelie, Mellisa and Mildred. Other variants, like Melia, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Millie was at its highest during 1880-1889 (median #629) and is almost as widespread today (#701, down 19%). Amelia is a perennial favorite, though Camilla has grown trendy as well, while forms such as Mellie have become less contemporary.
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Millie▲ is pronounced similarly to Maelee, Maillie, Maleia, Mallie▼, Mally, Mella, Melli, Mila▲, Mollee, Molley, Molli, Mollie▼ and Molly▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Ailie, Ailli, Aillie, Aillin, Allie▲, Billee, Billi, Billie▼, Billye▼, Cellie, Collie, Dilli, Dollie▼, Ellie▲, Emillie, Fillis, Gillie, Haillie, Hallie▼, Hildie, Hille, Hillie, Hollie▼, Jilli, Jillie, Jullie, Kallie▲, Kellie▼, Lallie, Lilie, Lilli, Lillia, Lillie▼, Lollie, Maelle, Malfie, Malkie, Malvie, Marlie, Melvie, Mickie, Mihalia, Milke, Mindie, Minnie▼, Mirtie, Mistie, Mitzie, Moll, Ollie▼, Phillie, Pollie▼, Sallie▼, Silkie, Sillia, Silvie, Tallie, Tildie, Tilli, Tillie▼, Vallie▼ and Yollie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Millie.