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Billie (boy)

What does Billie mean?

Billie Pronunciation of Billie [bil-lie] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Billie) is an English and Old German name. Billie is a variant form of Bill (English): transcription for William.

Variations

Billie has 1 variant: Billy.

12 more different relations via Bill, William: Bille, Byll, Villem, Wilkie, Will, Willem, Willi, Willie, Willis, Willkie, Wills and Willy.

2 feminine forms: Bobbie and Wilhelmina.

Creative forms:
(male) Ballie, Bildie, ..

(female) Bilia, Billia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Billie Avraham (B.A.), ..

How popular is Billie?

Billie is a very popular first name for males (#522 out of 1220, Top 43%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#13347 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Billie reached its top rank of #153 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Billie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Billie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. William (#5 the previous year), Willie (#775), Billy (#809), Will (#834), Willis (#1985), Willy, Wilkie, Willem and Bill are the prominent alternative forms of Billie ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Billie were favored as birth names 135 years ago (median #757) and have become significantly less common since (#1440, 90%), with forms like Willie becoming somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Billie, Bill, Billy, Wilkie, Will in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Willem, William, Willie, Willis, Willy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Billy, Will, William outside U.S.

Similar Names

Billie is alike in pronunciation to Bailee, Bailie, Baillee, Baillie and Baylee. Other suggested similar names are Allie, Baldie, Bale, Baxlie, Beale, Bealle, Bell, Birkie (see Birkey), Birlie, Birnie, Brilie (see Briley), Burlie, Collie, Fillip, Finlie, Ghillie, Gillbie (see Gilby), Gillies, Gillis, Hallie, Hillie, Hillier, Miltie, Ollie, Rollie, Sollie, Tullie and Wallie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Billie.


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